February 2005

Editorial
One purpose of all religions is to bring about peace, both individual and collective. Despite this, there remains a misconception that religion is often associated with conflict… (Mansoor Saqi - UK)
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi God’s Beauty and Beneficence – Part 7
God’s attributes confer beneficence for mankind and attract man towards his Creator; the primary four attributes of God mentioned in the Holy Qur’an. (Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - The Promised Messiah and Mahdi (as))
A Message of Hope – (Part 2)
God sent a warner in this age and when the world ignored him, God made the truth of his claim manifest through earthquakes and reminders of the time of Noah that are no freak accidents of nature. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Concluding Address at the 2003 Jalsa Salana Qadian
The essential requirements for a peaceful society are love, affection and respect for human dignity. The innate beautiful teachings of Islam helped spread its message and not the sword as opponents would have us believe. (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Jesus as ‘Son of God’
The connotation of this title has been proved by many scholars to be not meaning the literal son of God but of Jesus’s closesness to God. (Anwer Mahmood Khan - USA)
The Need for Religious Harmony
Inter-religious peace and harmony are important objectives. International peace can only be established by restoring justice. (Meer Mobasher Ali - Bangladesh)
Honey the Healer
Honey has many benefits and its healing qualities remain unmatched. (Dr Manzurul A Sikder - USA)