Manama, Jan. 9 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today at the Safriya Palace received Reverend Johnnie Moore and praised his efforts in humanitarian fields and promoting values of goodness, friendship and tolerance.
HM the King highlighted that Bahrain has always embraced various religions, sects and cultures to live on its soil and get blended in with the Bahraini community as one loving family open to the world thanks to citizens’ high awareness and belief in the noble principles of tolerance and coexistence.
HM the King reviewed a number of topics that contribute to the dissemination of the culture of dialogue, religious tolerance, commitment to moderation and rejecting extremism.
HM the King point out Bahrain’s permanent quest to promote the culture of rapprochement and coexistence among religions, cultures and civilizations, noting the contributions of the King Hamad Global Centre for Peaceful Coexistence, in cooperation with This is Bahrain, to the same field.
Rev. Moore lauded welcoming various religions in the Kingdom of Bahrain without discrimination to live in a loving and peaceful community, commending Bahrain's efforts to disseminate values of peace and friendship among nations.
BNA 1735 GMT 2019/01/09