Tony Blair read Al Quran everyday
Former Prime Minister (PM), Britain at first reluctant to talk about religion. But after the fall term, he declared the Catholic embrace the new. Now, he is reading the Quran every day.
At first, Blair and former Director of Communications and Strategy for personal, Alastair Campbell, known for their distinctive speech. "We do not do God." Since down as Prime Minister in 2007, Blair slowly changing.
A few months after the fall, he claimed to convert to Catholicism. Now, he claims to read the Muslim holy book, the Qur'an, every day. According to former Labor leader, Al Quran helped literate faith.
"Literacy faith is very important in this era of globalization. I was reading the Quran every day in an attempt to understand what is happening in the world and because it is instructive, "Blair said in an interview with the Observer magazine.
Blair believes his knowledge of Islam would help his current role as Middle East envoy for the Quartet of UN, U.S., European Union (EU), and Russia. He wants to help solve the chronic Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
Not only that, Mr Blair also praised Islam as a religion that is beautiful and she was saying of the Prophet Muhammad as a strong figure. In 2006, he never claimed the Koran as a book that continues to reform, practical, and as if made ahead of his time.