We have said many times that
today's denominational discord among Muslims is a weapon and a trump
card in the hands of our enemies. This is completely clear to those
people who are well-informed about global developments. Such
denominational discord is a sword in the hands of our enemies.
Publicizing differences, expressing them in an outspoken way and
speaking about issues which fuel fitna is one of the means which our
enemy makes maximum use of.
Now if we act in a way that the enemy's goal is achieved, this is changing #Allah
favor for ungratefulness. In religious ceremonies, denominational
discourse should not be highlighted. How many times should this be
repeated? We have said this many times, but some people do not want to
What do you do if you want to guide those people who do not
believe in your denomination and your true beliefs? Do you begin to
curse and speak ill of their sacred beliefs? This will make them
completely drift away from you and it will destroy all hopes of guiding
them. The way to guide them is not this.
Well, we are proud that we
are Alavi Shias. We are proud that we have gained understanding about
the position of Wilayat. Our magnanimous Imam Khomeini (r.a.) carried
the flag of the Commander of the Faithful's (a.s.) Wilayat and this
became a means for the world of Islam - whether Shia or non-Shia Islam -
to feel proud of Islam.
Now, should we do something to turn this feeling of pride and the interest of the world of Islam in #Shia
community and Shia honor into enmity, hostility and grudge? This is
exactly what the enemy wants. We should not allow him to achieve his
Ayatollah Khamenei, 20/04/2014
at Google+ #Sunni