Grand Shia Cleric: Preserving Shia-Sunni Unity is required more than ever

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  • News source: AhlulBayt News Agency

Summary Iranian top religious cleric emphasized on the necessity of keeping unity between Shiite and Sunnis.

Iranian religious jurisprudent, Ayatollah Nouri Hamedani highlighted the importance and necessity of boosting rapprochement and unity between Shiite and Sunnis urging Muslims from different sects and denominations to follow their leader, Imam Khomeini (R.A) in this regard.
Addressing worshipers in holy city of Qom, the grand Ayatollah underlined, “Muslims should be proud of their holy book of Quran, inasmuch as the book provides them with solution of all problems they are mired in.”

Qom Seminary instructor went on to add, “We can achieve perfection by following teachings and principles of Holy Quran.”

Highlighting the standing unresolved disputations and unsolved problems in the World of Islam, Ayatollah Nouri Hamedani underscored, “these disputes are the reason of backwardness of Muslim.

The grand Ayatollah sternly warned Muslims of the fallouts of  religious misunderstanding which in turn led to showdown and plagued milieu in the World of Islam.  

Elsewhere in his remarks, Qom Seminary instructor added, “enemy is intended to achieve its goals by creating disputes between Muslims and by widening the standing gap in the Islamic Ummah.”

Ayatollah Nouri Hamedani concluded. “Boosting unity between Shiite and Sunni Muslims is required more than before and to this end, all Muslims from different denominations are responsible.”