The Religious Institute envisions a just and inclusive world, where the human rights of every person will be protected.
Throughout the world, religious communities have a responsibility to help ease suffering and promote healing. As people of faith, we are called to see, hear, and respond to the global suffering caused by preventable maternal mortality, violence against women and LGBTQ people and the HIV pandemic.
Gilead Sabbath Initiative calls on faith communities to raise awareness of global LGBTQ violence and persecution and and to provide ways for congregations to stand with LGBTQ activists in African countries.
Rachel Sabbath Initiative calls on faith communities to highlight the maternal health needs of women globally.
Congo Sabbath Initiative calls on faith communities to help end violence against women in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Worship Resources on Global Issues