Religious leaders from many diverse faith traditions will carry a single message to Washington, D.C., on Nov. 7: Be kind to animals. . .
Imam Qasim Ahmed, founder and director of the Islamic Learning Institute in Tampa, Fla., said: "Animals are beautiful creations from Allah and should be treated as such. As Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said: ‘Whoever shows mercy and kindness to the creatures of Allah, then Allah shows His mercy and kindness to him.’” (MORE)