Rowan Williams: Islam Restores Traditional British Values


Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has said Islam is rejuvenating traditional British values.(Reuters)
Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has said Islam is restoring traditional British values such as shared responsibility and duty.

By Aaron AkinyemiInternational Business Times

Islam is restoring traditional British values such as shared responsibility, former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams has said.

In a speech at the annual Living Islam Festival in Lincolnshire on Friday, Williams said Muslims have brought back „open, honest and difficult public discussion“ as one of their „greatest gifts“ to the UK, The Times reported.

„In Birmingham we have seen a local parish and a mosque combining together to provide family services and youth activities,“ Williams said.

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