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Who is Fethullah Gulen?

The following section has the words and thoughts of important American citizens and residents who have a reverence and respect for the works and activities of Fethullah Gulen and those that have been inspired by his ideas. They are un-edited and in full replicated here.

David Newton

It is difficult, I think, for people to understand, therefore how you can have such a wide spread movement. Now coming out of Turkey and working in many countries. They somehow think there must be somebody is directing this somebody in ...

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Dr. Eugeniusz Sakowicz’s Speech (Part 2)

The Resolution of Conflicts and Building Unity- Fethullah Gulen`s Pedagogical Propositon *Dr. Eugeniusz Sakowicz, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University In the document that Gulen send to the Parliament of the World`s Religions, which convened in December 1999 in Cape Town, South ...

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Dr. Eugeniusz Sakowicz’s Speech (Part 1)

 The Resolution of Conflicts and Building Unity- Fethullah Gulen`s Pedagogical Propositon  *Dr. Eugeniusz Sakowicz, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University Contemporary world has a multi-cultural and multi-religious character. People representing various cultures and religions live not only in national capitals and metropolitan ...

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Paul Jersild

I am a Christian clergyman in the Lutheran tradition who has come to appreciate the efforts of the Rumi Forum to promote understanding between the religions of the world. My wife and I traveled to Turkey in 2007 under Rumi ...

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Terence (Terry) Cozad Taylor

My experience with the life and teachings of Fethullah Gulen has come through my connections with the Interfaith Dialogue Organization (IDO) at the University of Kentucky and the Rumi Forum in Washington. In the summer of 2009 I visited Turkey ...

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Geri Jones

Knowing very little about Turkey or the Gulen Movement, I eagerly accepted an invitation by the Rumi Forum to travel to Turkey in May, 2008. Eradicating illiteracy is one way of peace building and this seems to be at the ...

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Laura G Forman

I have read several of Mr. Fethullah Gulen‘s books, and there is no way to mistake his message of religious reconciliation, mutual tolerance, and respect for all faiths. His charge to all nations and faith communities to reach out to ...

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