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Is Religion A Force For Good In The World?


Left: Tony Blair
Right: Christopher Hitchens

TONY BLAIR, 2009 laureate, on faith.....

“The issue of religious faith will be of the same significance to the 21st Century as political ideology was to the 20th Century. In an era of globalisation, there is nothing more important than getting people of different faiths and therefore cultures to understand each other better and live in peace and mutual respect; and to give faith itself its proper place in the future.”  —Tony Blair

"The purpose of the Tony Blair Faith Foundation is to promote respect, friendship and understanding between the major religious faiths; and to make the case for faith itself as relevant, positive and a force for good in the modern world."   -- The Tony Blair Faith Foundation

Tony Blair insists religion is force for good in debate with terminally ill Christopher Hitchens

Read Daily Mail article, 29 November 2010

View Tony Blair vs Christopher Hitchens Debate