Marking International Day of Peace - 21 September 2013
Thursday, 19 September 2013
part of the International Day of Peace, which will take place this year on
Saturday 21st September 2013, the MCB are encouraging
mosques and Islamic centres to lead the wider community
in marking the day by utilising the Friday sermon to promote peace
and stress the importance and values of peace today.
may be done by:
Encouraging Imams to cover the importance of peace in Islam and peace in
general terms in the Friday (20th Sept) khutba
If you are planning a full sermon dedicated to peace, why not make
copies available for worshippers and visitors.
Announce any events and activities you may be holding in your
mosque or centre.
Issue media releases, saying why your mosque or centre is marking
Put up posters and literature about peace.
Utilise local media outlets to promote your activities.
Where possible team-up with other mosques and community centres to hold
find out what others are doing contact the respective organisers listed in this