Religious, adjective, having a strong belief in a god or gods, or any such system of belief and worship. Tolerance, noun, willingness to accept behavior and beliefs which are different from your own, although you might not agree with or approve of them. It is very easy to see, from the definitions alone, why Religious Tolerance can be a difficult subject. Strong beliefs often make tolerance difficult at best. The sites listed here in Religious Tolerance are intended to provide information and understanding of differing beliefs in order to increase acceptance. Religious Tolerance Religion and Spirituality Society.
- Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance www
Having three main purposes: to disseminate accurate religious information, Consultants on Religious Tolerance, to expose religious fraud, hatred and misinformation, and to disseminate information on "hot" religious topics.
- J. M. Dawson Institute of Church-State Studies, Baylor University www
Site focused on church-state relations in the United States and around the world. Dawson Institute of Church-State Studies, Baylor University. Back issues of the Institute's "Journal of Church and State" are available for browsing. Also includes a list of links to online resources, including primary source material.
- Christian Forum 18 News Service www
Christian initiative to report on threats and actions against the religious freedom of all people, News Service, regardless of their religious affiliation. Forum 18 News Service.
- Describes International Association for Religious Freedom www
Describes organization and provides compiled data detailing worldwide religious freedom. International Association for Religious Freedom.
- Project Terra Ferma www
Project supporting the equitable representation of religion in the media and academia. Ferma. Includes examples of misrepresentation, statement of purpose and links to related resources. Terra Ferma.
- Works Center For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict www
Works to reduce religious-based conflict by publicizing its costs to the world, For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict, its causes, and by offering long-term solutions. Center For Reduction of Religious-Based Conflict.
- Comparison Peaceseeds www
Comparison of the sacred texts of various religions on a variety of subjects. Peaceseeds. Focusing on the commonality between all traditions. Peaceseeds.
- Council Council for America's First Freedom www
Council for America's First Freedom, for America's First Freedom, promoting religious liberty worldwide, based upon Thomas Jefferson papers. Council for America's First Freedom.
- Inquiry The Religious Freedom Page www
Inquiry and investigation of religious freedom in the United States and around the world. The Religious Freedom Page.
- Promoting I.S.A. - International Satsang Association www
Promoting open access to spiritual resources. International Satsang Association. The Satsang aims to be "Open Space" where all traditions and authentic ways of spiritual practice are respected. I.S.A. - International Satsang Association.
- Social EarthRenewal.Org www
Social activists' web portal, EarthRenewal.Org, with over 1,000 external links, discussion form, and pages devoted to areas from Art to World History, all relating to religious tolerance and the beginnings of religious belief. EarthRenewal.Org.
- Non-profit One World Insight www
Non-profit group promoting religious tolerance and commonalities through compassion and education. One World Insight.
- Almost The Corrymeela Community www
Almost 30 years of reconciliation work between Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland. Corrymeela Community. Includes timelines, recent information, articles and links to more information. The Corrymeela Community.
- "The Reconcile.org www
"The greatest wounds in human history, Reconcile.org, the greatest injustices, have not happened through the acts of some individual perpetrator; rather through the institutions, systems, philosophies, cultures, religions and governments of humankind." Reconcile.org.
- Devoted The Joy of Sects www
Devoted to showing the commonality among the world's religious traditions. The Joy of Sects.
- Tolerance Tolerance: A Strange Reversal www
Tolerance once meant accepting people whose beliefs and lifestyles were different. Strange Reversal. Today it has come to mean something altogether different. Tolerance: A Strange Reversal.
- Describes The French Anti-Cult Law www
Describes French law that criminalises mental manipulation and outlines arguments for and against it. French Anti-Cult Law. Includes links to press articles and related documents. The French Anti-Cult Law.
- Index Earth Religions Assistance Pages www
Index of resources for practitioners of Earth Religions who are experiencing religious discrimination. Earth Religions Assistance Pages.
- A The Middle East Council of Churches www
A fellowship of churches in the region in the main stream of the modern ecumenical movement. Middle East Council of Churches. Includes a history, membership listing, and an account of their councils. The Middle East Council of Churches.
- Covers The Catholic League www
Covers the views, Catholic League, Marian patronage, priest director and officers of this organisation working for the reunion of all Christians with the Apostolic See of Rome. Also brief details of the "Sodality of the Precious Blood". The Catholic League.
- An The Spiritual Sanctuary www
An online community where members of all faiths explore core beliefs and inspirations including various practice explanations, Spiritual Sanctuary, group philosophies, message boards, and articles. The Spiritual Sanctuary.
- For Global Forum www
For interfaith dialogue and co-operation, Forum, with an eye towards a more peaceful, just and sustainable Earth community. Global Forum.
- A Religious Freedom Watch www
A site devoted to exposing religious intolerance against Scientology and many other religions. Religious Freedom Watch.
- The Church of Scientology statement - Today Show - MSNBC.com www
The statement of the Church of Scientology in response to the book release of Andrew Morton's unauthorized Tom Cruise biography. Scientology statement - Today Show - MSNBC.com. [Today-MSNBC.com] Church of Scientology statement - Today Show - MSNBC.com.
- Information The Page of Unreason www
Information about the destructive sects Scientology, Page of Unreason, Anthroposophy, and Jehovah's Witnesses. The Page of Unreason.
- A Shamanism www
A short article from the Ankerberg Theological Research Institute. Shamanism.
- Online Belief System Selector www
Online questionnaire that rates religions by their compatibility with your beliefs. Belief System Selector.
- Online Serenity Beach www
Online spiritual retreat for encouragement, Beach, healing, spiritual growth. Serenity Beach.
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