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Gather representatives of religious communities in the U.S.; promote multi-religious cooperation for peace and justice; enhance mutual understanding; and acts for the common good.

Religions for Peace - USA is a coalition comprised of leaders from over sixty U.S. religious communities, and is part of a global network of seventy national and four regional affiliated interreligious councils and groups of Religions for Peace International. RFP-USA operates on the conviction that multi-religious cooperation and common action can be powerful instruments in the quest for constructive social development, justice, reconciliation, and peace.

1. War is a political, not a religious, tool.

2. In our modern era of global tension, if religious communities do not wish to be a part of the problem, they must be a part of the solution.

3. Multi-religious cooperation and common action can be powerful instruments in the quest for constructive social development, justice, reconciliation, and peace.