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Against the backdrop of violence and escalating tensions between the government and the opposition in the run-up to Bangladesh’s parliamentary elections slated for Jan. 5, 2014, one of the country’s leading Catholic prelates is calling for calm. Archbishop Patrick D’Rozario of Dhaka, the country’s capital, told C...read more
Articles from section "Islam"
Pope Francis chose to personally sign the Vatican's message to Muslims for the end of Ramadan. In the past, the president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue has been the …read more
Here is the Pope's message to Muslims for the end of Ramadan. The Vatican released the text today. * * * To Muslims throughout the World It gives me great pleasure to greet you as you …read more
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 …read more
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