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French Muslims to attend Sunday Mass in show of solidarity

July 29, 2016

An influential French Muslim group is urging its members to attend Mass at Catholic churches this Sunday, in a show of solidarity after the murder of Father Jacques Hamel.

The French Council for the Muslim Religion condemned the "cowardly assassination" of the elderly priest, and asked that all mosques discuss "the pivotal role that Islam plays in respecting other religions."

 
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  • Posted by: bernie4871 - Jul. 30, 2016 1:31 PM ET USA

    They better watch out for the suicide bombers.