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Islamic experts' declaration urges Muslims to fight global warming - Religion News Service

August 18, 2015
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A group of Islamic experts urged the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims on Tuesday to do more to fight global warming, in a new example of religious efforts to galvanize action before a U.N. climate summit in Paris in December.In June, the world’s most important Christian leader, Pope Francis, urged world leaders to hear “the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor” in an encyclical on the environment for the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics.Unlike Roman Catholicism, Islam is a highly decentralized religion with no single recognized authority. But Muslim experts...
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Martin Nguyen

Martin Nguyen was a student at Harvard Divinity School when he began his research on institutionalization and practice among Sufi Orders in...

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