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“Kairos for creation”: Theological response to climate emergency

Word For Peace A new publication on eco-theologies and climate justice, entitled “Kairos for creation – Confessing hope for the earth,” has been released by a group of international theological experts who met in June 2019 in Wuppertal, Germany. The book, a documentation of the Wuppertal conference, offers common perspectives on how to respond theologically and politically to the global climate …

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Our Special Relationship with Prophet Jesus(AS)

Word For Peace Together with the lessons we take from God Most High in the Qur’ān and from the words of the Beloved(peace be upon him) in the Sunnah and Companions(RA) – in the reports about Prophet Jesus(AS), the struggle (Jihad) of Prophet Jesus(AS), the lofty character of Prophet  Jesus(AS), the morals of Prophet Jesus(AS) ,the immense rank of Prophet …

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Rights Of Non-Muslim Citizens/Religious Minorities In Islam

Word For Peace Prophet Muhammad(peace be upon him) was able to establish a multi-ethnic and a multicultural society which he administered as the head of state. He created an atmosphere which recognised rights for the freedom of religion and culture, with minorities being granted rights to practice their own religion.His teachings eradicated economic exploitation and at the same time established …

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Hindu Pashtuns: India’s Forgotten Links to Afghanistan

Word For Peace Partition remains a painful memory for many communities across both sides of the border. Many families had their entire lives uprooted even though they had no stake in a decision politicians and officials took over the course of months. Imagine the fate of the Pashtun Hindu community who once resided in the Quetta, Loralai, Bori and Maikhter …

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Hazrat Rumi on Imam Ali A.S

Word For Peace By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Rumi, the world-renowned Turkish Sufi mystic, wrote in his famous spiritual treatise Masnavi a story in which the Prophet (pbuh) is reported to have addressed Ali in these words of wisdom: “O ‘Ali, you are a courageous knight, but do not even rely upon thy lion-heartedness. Come into the shade of the palm …

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