As the world descends into increasingly vicious cycles of violence and revenge, we urge sustained meditation upon these wise words of restraint from Abdul Malik Mujahid, who chairs the Board of Trustees for the Parliament of the World’s Religions:
Further along, Mujahid expands upon the Prophet Mohammad’s aversion to violence, and his commitment to a true sanctuary of peace.
Each one of us can withdrawal from this toxic nexus, and pursue an ethos of tolerance, compassion and peace. Only through such conscious detachment might we pursue a true global sanctuary of peace.
Finally, to those who believe that gratuitously insulting other religions provides some sort of perverse proof of our intellectual freedom: