Interfaith conference to show unity

An interfaith conference was organised between members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Association (AMA) Peterborough Chapter and the Peterborough Quakers.

Saturday, 29th September 2018, 6:00 am
Updated Saturday, 29th September 2018, 7:49 am

The event at the Quaker Meeting House in Thorpe Road aimed to show a unity for a tolerant and peaceful society.

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It began with the recitation of holy books and was followed by speeches from both sides, and a concluding question and answer session.

Hasib Zafar, the president of AMA Peterborough, said: “The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community believes the UK is a polycultural society, and the dialogue and unity amongst the different societies and faiths could play a vital role to defeat the wave of extremism and could eventually raise tolerance and mutual respect.”