- Jan 27, 2021
Francis is traveling to Abu Dhabi to participate in a conference on interreligious dialogue sponsored the Emirates-based Muslim Council of Elders.
There’s a strong case that Islam has – or, at least, should have – replaced Judaism as the Church’s paradigmatic interfaith relationship, which suggests the need for a new model of interreligious dialogue.
Pope Francis is heading to the UAE this Sunday, and people are wondering what it could mean for the region and interreligious dialogue as well as the war in Yemen.
A Panama synagogue will host 50 pilgrims later this month when the country plays host to World Youth Day.
Following the lead of Buenos Aires’s former cardinal, now Pope Francis, the Argentine bishops together with leaders of Islam and Judaism in the country signed a declaration “for dialogue and coexistence” on Friday.
“A Christian cannot be an anti-Semite,” Pope Francis told a Jewish delegation in the wake of an anti-Semitic attack in the U.S. “It would be a contradiction of faith and life.”