Nahyan bin Mubarak: Coexistence is a goal that we are committed...

Nahyan bin Mubarak: Coexistence is a goal that we are committed...
Nahyan bin Mubarak: Coexistence is a goal that we are committed...
His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, affirmed the UAE’s absolute support for the values ​​and principles advocated by the declaration of the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations, which focus on the transformation from the space of nationalism, conflicts and injustice, to a multi-national culture, peace and security. In the interest of all mankind.
He said: The UAE is one of the most peaceful, prosperous and tolerant countries among the countries of the world, and this is the legacy of the founding father the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may God rest his soul, and it is also a harmonious and completely open country, as it opens its doors to everyone, regardless of Culture, religion, race, gender, or sect.
Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan welcomed the leaders of religious sects in the Emirates, to participate in presenting their message of peace to the world.
This came during the opening speech within the activities of the virtual forum organized by the Ministry, in cooperation with leaders of different religions, under the title “A Message of Peace from the Emirates to the World” In its main session, a large number of religious leaders spoke, including Dr. Muhammad Matar Al Kaabi, Chairman of the General Authority for Islamic Affairs and Endowments, Bishop Paul Hinder, the Supreme Vice President of the Church in the South of the Arab Region, Raju Shrouf, the official representative of the Hindu Temple in , and Gregory Khoury, Bishop of the Emirates for Roman Orthodox, Marcus Oates, President of the Mormon Church of Jesus Christ, peace be upon him, Surender Singh Kandahari, Sikh temple chief Guru Nanak Darbar in Dubai, Reverend Mina Hanna, of Marmina Church in Jebel Ali Dubai, representative of the Gulf Archdiocese, Rabbi Yehuda Sarna, Executive Director of the Bronfman Center for Life The Jewish Student – New York University. It was attended by Afra Al-Sabri, Director General of the Office of the Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, and a number of intellectual, societal and academic leaders in the country, and was led by Dr. Suleiman Al-Jasem, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Sultan bin Ali Al Owais Cultural Foundation.
His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak said: The Emirati society consists of 200 nationalities, as we have succeeded in working according to a noble principle that they are all human beings, and each of them is distinguished by his own beliefs, and they all deserve to enjoy a quiet and safe life. In the UAE, we are working to spread the virtue of tolerance.
He added: No nation or society will be able to peacefully transform everyone into one society, and no superpower has attempted that. And the best thing we can do is to compete in doing good deeds. Addressing all human beings, the Almighty said, “Oh people, we created you from a male and a female and made you peoples and tribes to know each other.”
He said, “This meeting is not strange to the UAE. The leaders of the various religious sects and their members meet periodically and work together in the interest of mankind, and we have primarily exercised the value of “getting to know each other” that the Holy Quran calls for. We were honored to meet people from all nations, and we learned to appreciate what is common between us, as well as the differences between us at the same time, and I believe that the way of life in the UAE represents a model for the future of the world. I feel more excited to meet with leaders of different religious sects in the Emirates to share their experiences of living tolerant together. While there is much that we must learn and do, we can confirm that the UAE has followed the path of tolerance for a long time to know its virtues. I hope that the United Nations’s call for multiple nationalities, peace and security will be supported by what you will hear ”.
His Highness Sheikh Nahayan explained that the ministry believes in peace and coexistence, including tolerance, human brotherhood, cooperation, dialogue and sympathy, which is the hope of all humanity in facing all challenges, seeking development, stability, and growth. Stressing that this virtual forum, which includes representatives of all religions, languages, cultures, and nationalities, is in line with the ministry’s vision and objectives, and the foundations on which the ministry’s initiatives are based, and it also painted an ideal and wonderful picture of human brotherhood.
He pointed out that the UAE was, and will remain, an oasis of security, peace and tolerance in the region and the world, as it began its journey fifty years ago on the basis of tolerance and coexistence, when the late father Sheikh Zayed laid these foundations in the sons and daughters of the Emirates. Religious tolerance was among the foundations of tolerance that they laid, which made everyone feel safe and at peace, and all followers of their religion, rituals, and religious rituals practiced freely and respectfully.
While Dr. Sulaiman Al-Jassim confirmed that the virtual forum, with its inclusion of leaders of religions and a large number of thinkers and officials, and the words it contained, carries many ideas and visions that all revolve around the importance of peace and its role in protecting the movement of life among individuals, groups, and states, Emphasizing that peace and coexistence are a necessity for life on planet Earth.
Al-Jassim added that the forum represents a new initiative presented by the Emirati Ministry of Tolerance and Coexistence to the local community and the world, with the aim of promoting a culture of peace, love, coexistence, sympathy, dialogue, and cooperation among all, regardless of differences and multiculturalism.
While the participants expressed, during their speeches, their appreciation of the Emirates represented by its wise leadership, and its citizens who represent a unique situation in the region and the world, where the followers of any religion or culture did not find it difficult to practice their rituals completely freely, without follow-up or restriction, which makes it truly an oasis of peace. And coexistence, wishing that this forum would be a message of peace to the world, for a better life for every person.

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The participants in the forum said: The message of peace and harmony that the UAE sends to the world is completely appropriate in terms of timing and importance. This year – 2020 – continues to pose a challenge on many levels, and in light of these challenges, the experience of the UAE has shown the importance of enhancing human communication and the need for cooperation, constructive dialogue, and the fundamental value of preserving human dignity.
The participants in the forum said, “Let us remember that we have learned, and that we are moving forward with increasing determination that all people enjoy a positive future in which everyone is seen as a member of one human family.”

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