MWL & Christian ‘Evangelical’ Community Seek to Foster Coexistence
Secretary General of the Muslim World League (MWL) Sheikh Muhammad Al-Essa met with a delegation of the ‘Evangelical’ Christian community from the USA in Jeddah recently. The two sides discussed ways to promote coexistence and harmony around the world.In a joint statement, the two sides reaffirmed their common values and pledged to strengthen cooperation in achieving them. They also stressed the need to renounce all forms of extremism and hatred and work together to build bridges of cooperation among peoples of all religions and cultures. The two sides commended the contents of the historic Makkah Document, which was adopted by the international conference organized by MWL during this summer. They stressed the need to build bridges of cooperation, coexistence and love for all peoples, while stressing the importance of dialogue as the most effective tool to build rapport with others while identifying common bonds.