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Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Roger3D(m): 3:58pm On May 05, 2018
Saudi Arabia reportedly agreed to a historic deal with the Vatican to build Christian churches in the Kingdom, a potentially stunning development for the country that's home to Islam’s holiest site, Middle Eastern media is reporting.

The move would continue the nation’s effort to transition to a “moderate Islam.”

Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdel Karim Al-Issa of the Muslim World League and Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, president of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue, allegedly signed the agreement April 14, according to the Egyptian Independent.

Under the agreement, a joint committee with representatives from both parties will also be established to organize future meetings, which will alternate between Rome and a city chosen by the Islamic World League.

"During my meetings, I insisted very much…that Christians and non-Muslims are spoken of well in schools and that they are never considered second-class citizens," Tauran told the Vatican News, adding that he believes Saudi authorities wanted "to show that even in Saudi Arabia there is the possibility of discussion, and therefore of changing the country's image."

Tauran’s trip was also the first time the Saudi king met with such a high-profile official from the Vatican.

Inspired by the rigorous doctrine of Wahhabism, Saudi Arabia is the only country in the region that bans the building of churches and all forms of open Christian worship. Home to Islam’s holiest sites, Mecca and Medina, the move would no doubt spark outrage among Islamic hardliners. But the Vatican has urged the country to build Christian churches since a large number of foreign workers who identify as Christian are now forced to cross the border to find places where they can worship.

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been pushing a reform agenda called Vision 2030, aimed at weaning the country off oil and introducing social changes, such as permitting public concerts, building movie theaters and allowing women to drive.

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/05/04/saudi-arabia-vatican-reportedly-agree-to-build-christian-churches-in-kingdom.html
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by prospero5(m): 4:05pm On May 05, 2018
one of the best actions that could bring world peace.

this crown prince is really trying to make Saudi a moderate islamic place. Saudi women can now drive cars- courtesy of this man.
kudos to him!

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Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by lordm(m): 4:09pm On May 05, 2018
Slaughtering ground
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Okoroawusa: 4:15pm On May 05, 2018
Religion is nothing but deceit

Both Christians and Muslims do all the supposedly evil acts that both religions preach against


So who is fooling who?
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Nobody: 4:18pm On May 05, 2018
Good feat if they can achieve it
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Pharaoh9(m): 4:20pm On May 05, 2018
After building, what next?



Bombing!
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Sheunma: 4:21pm On May 05, 2018
!

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Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Macelliot(m): 4:25pm On May 05, 2018
Okoroawusa:
Religion is nothing but deceit

Both Christians and Muslims do all the supposedly evil acts that both religions preach against


So who is fooling who?
So, what's your point?
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Nobody: 4:25pm On May 05, 2018
Hope our Muslim brothers in the north will not start rioting and killing Christians.

Anyway America has warned them, that we will not tolerate the murdering of Christians.

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Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Roger3D(m): 4:37pm On May 05, 2018
Okoroawusa:
Religion is nothing but deceit

Both Christians and Muslims do all the supposedly evil acts that both religions preach against


So who is fooling who?
In fact religion is the worst thing ever to happen to mankind
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Roger3D(m): 4:37pm On May 05, 2018
Macelliot:

So, what's your point?
Religion is evil
Mynd44

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Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by huptin(m): 4:40pm On May 05, 2018
This is definitely not going down well with the core hardliner islamists, Saudi should brace up, things are about to go down....
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by ISLAMBAD: 4:47pm On May 05, 2018
Oh, they have finally succumbed ,after all their high handedness that will lead them to no where ?
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by Nobody: 5:06pm On May 05, 2018
where is that deluded MURIC group. come and defend Saudi
Re: Saudi Arabia, Vatican Agree To Build Christian Churches In The Kingdom by herraph: 5:08pm On May 05, 2018
If the church is built I will stop calling Muslims terrorist

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