Why ‘A Common Word’?

Unprecedented Global Acceptance

Since the launch of A Common Word, hundreds of Muslim
and Christian scholars, leaders and intellectuals have approved
and commented on the initiative; including H.H. the Pope
and many grand muftis.
The ACW Letter »
Initial signatories »
New signatories »
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Although it has only been 5 years since ACW was originally published there have already been dozens of major publications covering it with several books focused soley around it. See the list of publications »

Highly Covered

Hundreds of articles—carried by thousands of press outlets – have been written about A Common Word in English alone, making it perhaps the most-covered interfaith initiative ever.
Browse 916 articles covering A Common Word »
Reports and Opinions »


A Common Word has received numerous awards, has been the basis for many resolutions and peace initiatives, and gave birth to the UN World Interfaith Harmony Week, and much more.

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