John Paul Two, address into bishops of Senegal to their advertising limina explore, Rome, January 26, 1982
a€?In this state, that is definitely chiefly Muslim, you adopt proper care to keep alive in Christians the sense of friendship, a friendship whoever sincerity is actually measured from advantages on the practices they inspires. I actually do not want to dwell in this article for this important thing of the dialogue between Christians and Muslims, that I fairly lately manage inside my conversations with your confreres in North Africa. But Im troubled to indicate the importance of the initiative you’ve taken in common within this area, for the structure associated with the local Episcopal convention of western Africa, by creating its own charge build such a dialogue.
a€?I realize you are actually just starting to experience the fruits of these mutually stipulatory commitment; it steadily facilitates a proper repair of mentalities, which helps the effective transition from ignorance to familiarity with the Muslim faith, from indifference to launch, from rejection to dialogue.a€?
John Paul Two, tackle to a symposium on a€?Holiness in Christianity plus Islam,a€? Rome, will 9, 1985
a€?All genuine holiness was inspired by God, who’s going to be called a€?The Holy Onea€™ within the worthy reference books from the Jews, Christians, and Muslims. Continue reading “I am aware you’re just starting to experience the fresh fruits of the collectively arranged determination”