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2023 Parliament of the World’s Religions

August 14, 2023 - August 18, 2023

A Call to Conscience: Defending Freedom and Human Rights

In August of 2023, the Parliament of the World’s Religions returns to the birthplace of the modern interfaith movement after 30 years away to celebrate 130 years of history in the city of Chicago. Parliament Convenings attract participants from more than 200 diverse religious, indigenous, and secular beliefs and more than 80 nations.

Registrants enjoy access to all the plenary sessions, hundreds of breakout sessions, art & cultural exhibits, performances, a film festival, and countless opportunities to connect with individuals and organizations committed to justice, peace, and sustainability.

The Guibord Center will participate in the 2023 Parliament of the World’s Religions, including a special screening of our award-winning short film ANIMA: Animals. Faith. Compassion. Dr. Lo Sprague, President of The Guibord Center, will also participate as a panelist. In addition to Dr. Lo, Mary Kirchen and Christine Budzowski will also serve as panelists and program presenters at the Parliament. Several members of our Advisory Council also plan to attend. Follow us on Facebook to see behind-the-scenes exclusive photos and impressions: FACEBOOK.

If you would like more information, you can visit the Parliament’s website.


August 14, 2023
August 18, 2023


Mc Cormick Place Lakeside Center
2301 S King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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