TITLE

Religious leaders join in appeal for tolerance

AUTHOR(S)
Donovan, Gill
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;4/4/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 22, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the appeal by religious leaders to the Christians, Jews and Muslims in Great Britain not to let the war in Iraq drive them apart. Religious views about the war; Importance of respect for every human being during a war; Protection of the rights and needs of civilians innocently affected by the conflict.
ACCESSION #
9621288

 

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