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Muslims Go to Catholic Mass Across France to Show Solidarity

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Muslims attend Mass in France
Muslims attend Catholic Masses across France in a show of solidarity, after Fr. Jacques Hamel was killed by ISIS while celebrating the Eucharist. Read more and the video after the jump: Muslims Go to Catholic Mass Across France to Show Solidarity

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Catholic Bishops Oppose Proposed Ban on Muslim Refugees

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US Catholic Bishops

“We will advocate on behalf of . . . our Muslim brothers and sisters.”

The US Catholic Bishops have issued a statement, repudiating “the hatred and suspicion that leads to discrimination” after presidential candidate Donald Trump proposed banning all Muslims refugees from the US. More from NCR here: Catholic Bishops Oppose Proposed Ban on Muslim Refugees

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The Priest Who Puts His Life on the Line to Save Muslims in Central African Republic

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Fr. Bernard Kinvi

Father Bernard Kinvi didn’t hesitate to protect Muslims threatened by sectarian violence in Central African Republic, even though doing so meant risking his life. Read the story in The Guardian here: The Catholic Priest Who Puts His Life on the Line to Save Muslims in Central African Republic

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