Announcement: ACRP New Leadership

The ACRP Tokyo Assembly was held online from October 17 to 22, 2021. About 500 people from all over the world participated.During the assembly, the Governance Assembly approved the new leadership of ACRP!Please refer to each page for details.ACRPAsia & the Pacific Interfaith Youth NetworkAsia-Pacific Women of Faith Network

The Landing Page of the ACRP General Assembly

Asian Conference of Religions for Peace9th General Assembly will be held soon!~The landing page of the Assembly website is now available!~ https://system.expoline.jp/acrp/(The program schedule is on the Assembly Website)Registration for the Assembly will open on the website on September 2, 2021.Youth Pre-Assembly: October 17, 2021Women’s Pre-Assembly: October 18, 2021General Assembly: October 19-22, 2021

CCRP Hosted International Webinar to Share Experience on Fight against COVID-19

October 12, 2020, China Committee on Religion and Peace (CCRP) hosted an international online meeting themed by Solidarity and Cooperation-International Webinar on Multi-Religious Response to COVID-19 and Shared Well -being. Mr.Deng Zongliang, Executive Vice President of CCRP chaired the meeting, Vice Presidents of CCRP, Ven. Yanjue, Rev. Xu Xiaohong, Ven. Zhang Fenglin, and Deputy SGs, Mr.Adilijiang Ajiklim, Mr.Gu Mengfei, attended. Prof. Karam, SG of RfP International delivered a congratulatory message by video, Dr. Din Syamsuddin, Moderator of ACRP, Prof. Cahill, Deputy Moderator of ACRP and Dr. Nemoto, SG of ACRP as well as religious leaders from Italy, the UK, Belgium, Japan, South Korea, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippine, Pakistan attended. All Read more about CCRP Hosted International Webinar to Share Experience on Fight against COVID-19[…]

Speech by Ven. Zhang Fenglin, Vice President of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020

Ven. Zhang FenglinVice President of China Committee on Religion and PeaceVice President and Secretary-General of Chinese Taoist AssociationDear colleagues of different religions, dear friends,Greetings.It’s my honor to attend the webinar today and share experience in fighting against COVID-19 and enhancing mutual understanding and friendship with colleagues present here and from an online Zoom meeting.This urgently emerging COVID-19 concerns the hearts of all people in China, including religious leaders and believers. When one is in trouble, help comes from all others. Looking back to the process of fighting against the pandemic, China Taoist circles have paid close attention to the spreading of the virus and took series of measures to prevent Read more about Speech by Ven. Zhang Fenglin, Vice President of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020[…]

Speech by Ven. Yanjue, Vice President of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020

Standing Together Through Storm and Stress, and Protecting the World with MercyVen. YanjueVice President of China Committee on Religion and PeaceExecutive Vice President of Buddhist Association of ChinaDear distinguished religious friends from different countries and regions,The pandemic of COVID-19 outbroke suddenly at the beginning of this year. Chinese people have achieved great strategic results in fighting against COVID-19, and Chinese Buddhist circles have played an active role in preventing and controlling the pandemic.First, to practice Buddhist sutra for the present and shoulder the responsibility of preventing and controlling the pandemicAfter the outbreak of COVID-19, the Buddhist Association of China acted rapidly to answer the Chinese government’s call and proposed guidance Read more about Speech by Ven. Yanjue, Vice President of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020[…]

Speech by Ven. Shenbin, Deputy Secretary-General of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020

Divine Love in Combating COVID-19Ven. ShenbinDeputy Secretary-General of China Committee on Religion and PeaceVice President of Bishops’ Conference of Catholic Church in China, and Chinese Patriotic Catholic AssociationSince the outbreak of COVID-19, as a response to the Chinese government’s call, China’s catholic circles have taken fighting against COVID-19 in a scientific way as a critical job and taken a series of necessary measures, such as closing holy places, pausing all collective religious activities, delaying the opening of catholic schools, etc, which all have helped to prevent the spreading of COVID-19.Bishops’ Conference of Catholic Church in China, and Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association have issued timely directions to all local catholic churches Read more about Speech by Ven. Shenbin, Deputy Secretary-General of CCRP, at the Webinar Hosted by CCRP in October 2020[…]