US bishops call on Erdogan to reverse course, make Hagia Sophia a museum again
July 17, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Dedicated in 537, Hagia Sophia has been the cathedral of the Patriarch of Constantinople (until 1453), a mosque (until 1931), and a museum; it became a mosque again in July 2020. Pope Francis also expressed sadness at the Turkish president’s decision.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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