R. Gamboa Ben-Eleazar: Address to the Congress of the Republic of Colombia

November 26, 2015

We consider that one of the rights associated with freedom of religion is the free expression of our beliefs, both in public and in private, individually and collectively. And for that reason we reject any initiative that aims to exclude religions from the political, social and cultural life of the Colombian people.

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Colombian Ambassador for Peace Discusses Teachings of UPF Founder in e-Book

July 29, 2015

Lima, Peru—Ambassador for Peace Rabbi Dr. Richard Ben-Eleazar discusses the teachings of UPF founder Rev. Sun Myung Moon in several chapters of an e-Book he has published on interreligious cooperation. 

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El Día Internacional de la Paz celebrado en Colombia

September 28, 2014

Bogota, Colombia - El día 21 de septiembre 2014 se celebró en la Embajada de Paz el Día Internacional por la Paz. También fue realizado un evento el 28 de septiembre con la presencia del Dr. Charles S. Yang, Presidente de la UPF Internacional, y el Rev. Dong Mo Shin, líder continental de América del Sur.

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International Day of Peace Celebrated in Colombia

September 28, 2014

Bogota, Colombia - The International Day of Peace was celebrated at the Peace Embassy in Bogota with two events, on Sept. 21 and 28, 2014.

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R. Gamboa: Discurso en la Cumbre Mundial 2014

August 11, 2014

uHemos logrado grandes hazañas interreligiosas en Colombia y es nuestro deseo ver emuladas estas iniciativas en todos los países del mundo.

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R. Gamboa: Address to World Summit 2014

August 11, 2014

We have achieved great interfaith exploits in Colombia, and it is our wish to see emulated these initiatives in all countries of the world.

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World Water Day Celebrated in Colombia

March 23, 2014

Bogota, Colombia - Prayers of thanksgiving for water from several faiths marked UN World Water Day, March 22, 2014, in Teusaquillo, Bogota.

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World Interfaith Harmony Week Observed in Bogota

February 8, 2014

Bogota, Colombia - World Interfaith Harmony Week 2014 was observed with visits to various religious communities in Bogota.

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El Día Internacional de la Paz celebrado en Bogotá

September 28, 2013

Bogotá, Colombia - El 28 de septiembre se realizó en Colombia la celebración del Día Internacional de la Paz, la reunión contó con la participación de líderes de diferentes áreas.

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Day of Peace Observed in Bogota

September 28, 2013

Bogota, Colombia - An International Day of Peace program on September 28 featured Imam Julian Zapata, co-founder and director of the Islamic Cultural Center in Colombia; Dr. Alexandra Martinez, a lawyer and member of the Presbyterian Church; and Pastor Alfredo Torres, director of the NGO Christians for Peace.

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Interreligious Council Launched in Colombia

September 4, 2013

Bogota, Colombia - Leaders of diverse churches, faiths, and spiritual traditions met at the Auditorium of the American School of Bogota on September 4 to establish the Colombian Assembly of Religions and Spiritual Traditions.

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Day of Families Observed in Colombia

May 25, 2013

Bogota, Colombia - UPF-Colombia held a program about the International Day of Families on May 25 at the Peace Embassy of Colombia with 45 people leaders and Ambassadors for Peace in attendance. The celebration of the International Day of Families was designed to strengthen family values and concluded with an exercise called the "Workshop of Forgiveness."

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Interfaith Liturgy Held in Bogota

August 23, 2012

Bogota, Colombia - A "Great Interfaith Service for Peace and Freedom" was celebrated in Bogota, Colombia on August 23 with representatives from many faith traditions offering prayers, readings, chanting, and dances.

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Day of Families Observed in Bogota

May 21, 2012

Bogota, Colombia - UPF-Colombia organized a commemoration of the International Day of Families on May 20.

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Dia Internacional de la Família en Bogotá

May 20, 2012

Bogotá, Colombia - En la Embajada de Paz se llevó a cabo la celebración del Día Internacional de las Familias el 20 de mayo. La celebración contó con la presencia de cuatro Embajadores para la Paz que compartieron su punto de vista acerca de la familia.

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World Water Day Commemorated in Bogota

March 23, 2012

Bogota, Colombia - As part of World Water Day, March 22, 2012, an interfaith service featured prayers of thanks offered by leaders of various religious and spiritual traditions for the gift of water.

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Interfaith Harmony Week Commemorated in Bogota

February 3, 2012

Bogota, Colombia - World Interfaith Harmony Week was commemorated in Colombia on February 3 with two events: an interreligious breakfast at the Peace Embassy and a gathering of the board of directors of the Teusaquillo Peace Territory at the American College in Bogota.

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Semana Mundial de la Armonía Interconfesional en Colombia

February 3, 2012

Bogota, Colombia - El 3 de febrero se celebró en Bogotá la Semana Mundial de la Armonía Interreligiosa. En el marco de esta jornada se realizaron dos actividades. En torno a un desayuno interreligioso en la Embajada de Paz, se dieron cita el pastor Alvaro Niño de la Iglesia Adventista del Séptimo Día, la Hna. Gloria Camargo de la Asociación Barhma Kumaris, el Manhig de Shéguel Rab. Richard Gamboa y miembros de UPF Colombia.

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El Día Internacional de la Paz en Bogota

September 29, 2011

Bogota, Colombia - Como parte de las actividades que en el mes de septiembre se vienen realizando a nivel mundial en conmemoración del Día y la Semana Mundial para la Paz, en Colombia se realizaron varias de actividades con este mismo objetivo, actividades promovidas y realizadas por nuestros Embajadores de Paz, quienes comprometidos a la realización de un mundo de paz, vienen trabajando en la línea de promover un fuerte dialogo y cooperación interreligioso.

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Day of Peace Observed in Bogota

September 28, 2011

Bogota, Colombia - Ambassadors for Peace carried out various activities during the month of September in observance of the International Day of Peace to promote interreligious dialogue and cooperation.

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