“State and Religion” magazine will be issued in Azerbaijan

Society Materials 22 December 2005 18:28 (UTC +04:00)

The “State and Religion” magazine will be issued in Azerbaijan from the next year.

The decision has been taken at the second sitting of the religion’s experts Council, functioning under the state committee on work with religious structures, the state committee told Trend.

The magazine will be published monthly, its materials will be translated into Russian and English and placed on the journal’s internet-site. Analytical and statistical material, educational articles on religion will be printed in the magazine.

The Council was established in October 2005, its activity is targeted at systematization of the population’s religious awareness, at collecting materials on religious congregations and resolving their social problems. The Council plans also to play an important role in strengthening of the dialogue between religions and tolerance.