ICPJ’s Core Values

  • Hospitality
  • Charitable Listening, non-judgmental listening
  • Interfaith, Inter-religious
  • Generosity
  • Peace
  • Justice
  • Love, Compassion, Understanding
  • Truth & Truths
  • Diversity
  • Action with Effectiveness
  • Education and Advocacy
  • Not using power to dominate
  • Sharing, not telling (Sharing our perspectives and work, not telling others what to do)
  • Inviting & Stimulating faith communities to action
  • Bringing people together, creating a safe environment
  • Finding common ground
  • Nonviolence
  • Respect
  • Institutional ties to faith communities
  • Advocacy for the oppressed

(Adopted on April 12, 2005)