During his meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle, The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar:- "Al-Azhar opens the door to dialogue with all people to promote the values of peace and coexistence"

  • 12 July 2018
During his meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle, The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar:- "Al-Azhar opens the door to dialogue with all people to promote the values of peace and coexistence"

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar:- “The relationship between Al-Azhar and Canterbury is a model for cooperation between leaders and followers of religions”
Queen Elizabeth II: - “The world relies heavily on religious leaders to promote global peace.” She added: “I'm happy that Your Eminence have accepted the invitation of the Archbishop of Canterbury to stay at the Lambeth Palace”

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and the President of the Muslim Council of Elders Prof. Dr. Ahmad Al-Tayyeb met Thursday, evening, with Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of the United Kingdom, at Windsor Castle, at the beginning of his visit to London. During the meeting, the Grand Imam expressed his happiness to visit Britain, meet Her Majesty the Queen, and visit Windsor Palace. He noted that Al-Azhar is very pleased with the close relationship with the Archbishopric of Canterbury, as this relationship represents a model of cooperation and communication between leaders and followers of different religions and cultures. The Grand Imam showed that Al-Azhar opens the doors to dialogue and communication with all people, in order to promote values of coexistence, dialogue and acceptance of the other, and encourage the followers of different religions and cultures to integrate positively in their communities. For her part, Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the visit of the Grand Imam to Britain for the second time, pointing out that the world relies heavily on religious leaders to promote stability and global peace. The British Queen praised the growing cooperation between Al-Azhar Al-Sharif and Archbishop of Canterbury, expressing her happiness that the Grand Imam had accepted the invitation of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, to stay at the Lambeth Palace. The meeting was attended by Dr. Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury.

Print
Categories: Observatory News
Tags:

Please login or register to post comments.


 

Al-Azhar: Refugees are hit by multiple crises.. The international community must support and protect them
Al-Azhar reminds the world of "the Palestinian refugees", the oldest refugees issue in modern times      Sunday, June 20, 2021, marks the International Refugee Day. Al-Azhar Al-Sharif calls on all countries around the...
Monday, 21 June, 2021
Refugees are hit by multiple crises … The international community should support and protect them, says Al-Azhar
     Today, June 20, marks the InternationalRefugeeDay. Al-Azhar Al-Sharif calls on all the world's countries, on this occasion, to give due attention to the refugee issue, with the aim of bringing it to an end....
Sunday, 20 June, 2021
Japanese Ambassador in Cairo Applauds the Efforts of Al-Azhar Observatory and stresses: We are greatly interested to cooperate together...
Japanese Ambassador in Cairo Applauds the Efforts of Al-Azhar Observatory and stresses: We are greatly interested to cooperate together in combating extremism       Al-Azhar Observatory for Combating Extremism (AOCE) received...
Monday, 14 June, 2021
The Grand Imam: We are all ready to make the International Islamic University in Islamabad a center for spreading Al-Azhar teachings in Asia
Pakistani CJCSC: We will send Imams of the Armed Forces to receive training at Al-Azhar      The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Prof. Ahmed Al-Tayeb, received yesterday, Monday, a high-level Pakistani delegation headed by Lt Gen...
Monday, 14 June, 2021
135678910Last

The Issue of Refugees from Islamic Perspective
  A refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country because of persecution, war or violence. A refugee has a well-founded fear of persecution for reasons of race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in...
Sunday, 14 November, 2021
Prophet of Humanity
By/ Asmaa Muhammad Yusuf
Sunday, 31 October, 2021
Patriotic Heroes vs Radical Traitors
By: Huda AL Ebyawy
Thursday, 14 October, 2021
1345678910Last

A Reply to the Allegation that Killing Policemen and the Armed Forces Men is Jihad!!!
     The concept of Jihad in Islam has nothing to do with such allegation posed by those criminal terrorists. Jihad, in essence, communicates a true, spiritual meaning that cannot be understood by those criminal killers. It...
Sunday, 22 October, 2017
Dar al-Harb (Abode of War)
Their Allowance of Killing Non-Muslims in Non-Muslim Countries and Leaving Their Homelands as Abodes of War (Dar al-Harb) to join ISIS (To them) this is the Islamic homeland. This is similar to what is going on in European countries because of...
Friday, 11 August, 2017
12345