“A new spiritual energy is emerging in the country … Just as the political landscape is changing, so too is the spiritual landscape. We must tap this new energy to gain a forward looking vision of how to advance our national well being.”
“Spiritual leaders gather in Aspen”
Group hopes to discover collective voice
The Aspen TimesAspen CO, Colorado
ASPEN – About 150 spiritual leaders from around the world have descended upon Aspen, working together over four days to form a collective voice of peace in an effort to bring healing to the nation, which is facing unprecedented challenges.
Today marks the final day of the Global Peace Initiative of Women’s “Gathering Spiritual Voices of America,” which is being held at the Doerr-Hosier Center at the Aspen Institute.
The gathering was deliberately scheduled two days after the presidential election. Organizers said that during the past several years, the nation has become politically and religiously polarized. The initiative is an effort to end the divisions by tapping the values shared by all religious traditions and focusing on the vision of unity.Click here to read this entire article.