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Rome's Chief Rabbi Visits City Mosque

Postby onepence » Mon Mar 13, 2006 10:59 pm

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Rome's Chief Rabbi Makes First Visit Ever to the Main Mosque in the Italian Capital


ROME Mar 13, 2006 (AP)— Rome's chief rabbi visited the main mosque in the Italian capital Monday the city's first chief rabbi ever to do so in a move to increase dialogue between religions and offer the Jewish community's support to Muslims in Italy.

Chief Rabbi Riccardo Di Segni was met by Abdellah Redouane, secretary-general of the Islamic Cultural Center of Italy, and Mario Scialoja, the president of the Muslim World League in Italy, who gave him a tour of the mosque, which is the largest in Western Europe.

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