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In true interreligious dialogue, Christian participants will desire to make Jesus more and more known and loved, but "the proclamation of Jesus Christ must be made in the gospel spirit of dialogue." This was a reflection offered Monday at the opening address of the third meeting of bishops and delegates from Euro...read more
Articles from section "Islam"
Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch Gregorios III Laham is begging for peace in Syria, saying the country’s “suffering has gone beyond all bounds." The Damascus-based patriarch estimates that, …read more
Bishop Sebastian Shaw of Lahore blamed the provincial government of Punjab for failing to act when a dispute between two men spiraled Saturday into an attack in which a 3,000-strong mob …read more
The Vatican's commission for relations with Muslims is set to discuss over the next four years the theme "Christians and Muslims: Beacons of Hope." The commission concluded a three-day …read more
Despite the so-called Arab Spring, Egypt's Christians are still hoping for safety in their homeland. Last Friday, St. Georgas Coptic Church in Sarsena was attacked and burned, nearly …read more
The recent trial and conviction of Saeed Abedini in Iran drew attention once more to the lack of religious freedom in a number of Muslim-majority countries. Abedini, born in Iran but now a …read more