These are the inspired words that make a nation and people great. Isaiah 58: True Fasting. The 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, read the Bible daily. He kept his head concerning the morality of the contending sides in the War, refusing to picture the North as entirely virtuous or the South as absolutely evil.
In our search for true peace and civil religion, this is the approach that Muslims and non-Muslims need to adopt towards each other.