THE CANADIAN TIMES

EC PUBLISHING SINCE 1904

Wednesday, Dec 01st

Last updateWed, 14 Feb 2018 7pm


Strict Standards: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /home/times/public_html/ct2/modules/mod_janewsticker/helper.php on line 239
You are here: Home Israel Egypt's President calls for a 'religious revolution'

Strict Standards: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /home/times/public_html/ct2/plugins/content/jabookmark/jabookmark.php on line 68

Egypt's President calls for a 'religious revolution'

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has called for a "religious revolution," asking Muslim leaders to help in the fight against extremism.

In a speech celebrating the birthday of the Prophet Muḥammad, which coincided with New Year's Day, he said they had no time to lose.

"I say and repeat, again, that we are in need of a religious revolution. You imams are responsible before Allah. The entire world is waiting on you. The entire world is waiting for your word... because the Islamic world is being torn, it is being destroyed, it is being lost. And it is being lost by our own hands," el-Sisi said.

Read More

BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS