Azhar Imam Urges Preachers to Highlight Moderate Teachings of Islam

Al-Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el-Tayyeb called on Muslim preachers to spread the moderate teachings of Islam.

He called on the preachers to highlight the principles of peace and tolerance in Muslim communities.

He made his comments during his speech to the Muslim Council of Elders – an independent international body that aims to promote peace in Muslim societies.

In the UAE, Tayyeb attended a ceremony in which he received the Dubai International Holy Quran Award as he has been chosen as the Islamic personality of the year.

MENA

Source : Egypt State Information Service