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All articles by Richard Bennett and Robert J. Nicholson

Islam and the Vatican

Article

April 2002
Cults and other religions

Islam and the Vatican

On a spiritual-emotional level, Rome and Mecca find common ground in the town of Fatima in Portugal. To quote a Catholic news organisation: 'Our Lady of Fatima is really Fatima, daughter of the Prophet Mohammed… On 23 October 1995, Iranian television began running stories that the apparitions in Fatima, Portugal, in 1917 were religious…

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Islam and the Vatican 1.  A new partnership with Muslims

Article

March 2002
Cults and other religions

Islam and the Vatican 1. A new partnership with Muslims

Speaking to the predominately Muslim nation of Kazakhstan, twelve days after the horrors of 11 September 2001, the Pope declared: ‘"There is one God". The Apostle proclaims before all else the absolute oneness of God. ‘This is a truth which Christians inherited from the children of Israel and which they share with Muslims: it…

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