Pope ‘very pleased’ by International Day of Human Fraternity
February 03, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: “Tomorrow marks the First International Day of Human Fraternity, established by a recent resolution of the United Nations General Assembly,” Pope Francis said in an appeal at the conclusion of his February 3 general audience. “This initiative also takes note of the meeting on 4 February 2019 in Abu Dhabi, when the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Ahmad Al-Tayyib, and I signed the Document on Human Fraternity . . . I am very pleased that the nations of the entire world are joining in this celebration, aimed at promoting interreligious and intercultural dialogue.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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