Riyadh, Jun 10: Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman urged graduates of a Qur'an memorization school to follow and propagate the teachings of Islam so that they can help create a better society.
The prince was speaking at the graduation ceremony of the Charitable Society for the Memorization of the Holy Qur'an at the Prophet's Mosque in Madinah last week.
A total of 104 young men and women received their certificates of merit from the governor at the ceremony.
Prince Faisal urged them to strictly adhere to the principles of the religion and set an example for others to live peacefully in society.
Ali bin Suleiman Al-Obeid, the board chairman of the charitable society, thanked the governor and King Salman for their support and encouragement for the reading, preserving and printing of the holy book, and for their other education initiatives for the youth.
He also appealed to Muslims to take the approach of moderation and to move away from extremism.
Madinah governor: Propagate Islam to create better society