Messages of Peace
International Peace Day 2014
Imam Khaled Abu Ras
Can you share a prayer with us?
“Oh Allah, Oh our God, You are peace, from you comes peace, to you peace returns, Let us live in peace and let us enter the garden, the eternity of peace in the hereafter.”
When you hear the word peace what comes to mind?
“I think of all the children, all the children in Palestine and also Israel, that they live now in difficult times. When I hear the word peace I think of the children.”
What is your prayer for Jerusalem?
“That Jerusalem will be the city of peace, the city of knowledge, the high level of knowledge, the knowledge of God. I pray for Jerusalem, for this land and this place, for the knowledge of God.”