Festivals & Conferences
4th Int'l Conference on Fatwa Renewal
Tuesday، 16 October 2018 - 03:27 PM
Under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the 4th International Conference on Fatwa Renewal organized by the General Secretariat for Fatwa Authorities Worldwide inaugurated under the theme of "The Role of Fatwa in Creating a Stable Society" from October 16 to 18, 2018 with the participation of scholars and religious institutions from 73 countries.
The conference brings together all muftis and scholars from all over the world as part of religious discourse renewal efforts.
The three-day conference discusses a number of economic, political and social issues along with the importance of fatwas in contemporary time.
The conference addresses chaos of issuing fatwas and scholars' role in facing fatwas lacking religious grounds and regulations organizing the issuance of fatwas as regards human rights issues and medical cases like Euthanasia (mercy killing).