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Fetullah Gulen’s Statement of Condemnation

 

Rumi and Gülen’s Main Message

Rumi and Gülen’s Main Message

  Rumi and Gülen’s Main Message and Acceptance of the Other Dr. Ihsan Yilmaz Although Rumi lived about 800 years before Gülen, they both lived in cosmopolitan environments and thus both made intercultural dialogue their main tool of social innovation and conflict resolution for social inclusion, coherence and peaceful coexistence. They inspired the lives and […]

‘I have no other goal than to please God’

‘I have no other goal than to please God’

Fethullah Gülen: ‘I have no other goal than to please God’ Interview by Michele Brignone Born in Turkey and for some time resident in the United States of America, Fethullah Gülen is seen by the American pres as one of the most influential spiritual leaders of the planet. A philosopher, theologian and preacher, he is […]

A Bridge Between Islam and the West

A Bridge Between Islam and the West

Fethullah Gulen: A Bridge Between Islam and the West Richard Penaskovic Ever since 9/11 the entire Western world has been gripped with anxious fear as to what some Muslims might do next. Hardly any journalist in the Western world speaks about moderate or liberal Islam, although plenty of Muslims around the globe fall into that […]

Moral Theology of Hizmet

Moral Theology of Hizmet – Positive action, service, piety, sincerity and interreligious dialogue Jeremy F. Walton In Turkey and across the globe, Hizmet (Gülen Movement) institutions defy simple categorization. As other contributors to this special issue show, they include a variety of NGOs and charities, private businesses, primary, secondary and post-secondary schools, publishing houses and […]

Spiritual Leader in a Global Islamic Context

Spiritual Leader in a Global Islamic Context

Spiritual Leader in a Global Islamic Context Written by Salih Yucel Introduction [1] According to The Economist, Fethullah Gulen is the most influential Muslim scholar in the world. Foreign Policy places Gülen on the list of “Top 100 Public Intellectuals.” An advocate of interreligious dialogue and educational opportunity, Gülen is the author of 60 books and has inspired millions. His admirers can […]

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Iftar Message from Hon Glen Elmes, Multicultural Minister

“I would like to extend, on this special special occasion, my greetings to all Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan. I was honoured to have been invited by the Queensland Intercultural Society to sponsor the first Newman Government’s Iftar Dinner at Parliament House and grateful for the opportunity to participate in the breaking of the daily fast. Queensland […]