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A church, a synagogue and a mosque make up the new interfaith Abrahamic Family House in Abu Dhabi.

Catholic leaders open new church in UAE’s interfaith Abrahamic Family House

Feb 21, 2023

By Kevin J. Jones

A synagogue, church, and mosque sit opposite a secular visitor pavilion in an interfaith complex meant to encourage goodwill and... Read more

Pope Francis delivers his International Day of Human Fraternity message Feb. 4, 2021. Screengrab from Vatican YouTube channel.

Pope Francis calls human fraternity the ‘challenge of our century’

Feb 4, 2021

By Hannah Brockhaus

Human fraternity is “the challenge of our century,” Pope Francis said on Thursday, as he marked the first International Day... Read more

al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo.

Pope Francis wants more dialogue with Islam. Is Egypt the key?

Feb 25, 2016

By Andrea Gagliarducci

For Pope Francis, dialogue with Islam is a core issue. He recently voiced hopes to meet a major Sunni leader:... Read more


Pope expresses good will to Muslims in letter to Sunni imam

Sep 23, 2013

Pope Francis has indicated respect “for Islam and Muslims” in a letter to the head of the main cultural institution... Read more