Archive for tag: cartoon controversy

Archive pour tag : cartoon controversy

United Church Expresses Regret over Muhammad Cartoons

[Toronto • 17.2.2006] The United Church of Canada has sent a letter to the Islamic Council of Imams expressing the church’s “deepest regret that the name of Muhammad has been so tragically misused in the depictions of cartoons first published in Europe, but now also in Canada.” The letter strongly condemns the publication of the
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Posted: February 17, 2006 • Permanent link: https://ecumenism.net/?p=206
Categories: NewsIn this article: Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Islamophobia, religious hatred, United Church of Canada
Transmis : 17 février 2006 • Lien permanente : https://ecumenism.net/?p=206
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Islamophobia, religious hatred, United Church of Canada


National Muslim coalition issues statement on cartoon controversy

Prominent national Canadian Muslim organizations and umbrella groups have signed an unprecedented statement praising Canada’s collective response to the cartoon controversy, saying Canada has “made Canadian Muslims proud.” “Despite a few small occurrences, Canada’s collective response to this controversy has allowed us to overcome this crisis and strengthen our democracy,” says Dr. Tyseer Aboulnasr, a
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Posted: February 17, 2006 • Permanent link: https://ecumenism.net/?p=207
Categories: NewsIn this article: Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Islamophobia, religious hatred
Transmis : 17 février 2006 • Lien permanente : https://ecumenism.net/?p=207
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Islamophobia, religious hatred


Muslim Canadian Congress urges Muslims to call off demonstrations

[Toronto • February 19, 2006] The Muslim Canadian Congress has condemned attacks on Churches in Pakistan and Nigeria that have led to the death of 15 Christians, including women and children. In an appeal to Muslims across the world, the Muslim Canadian Congress is urging them to resist the temptation of participating in public demonstrations
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Posted: February 21, 2006 • Permanent link: https://ecumenism.net/?p=208
Categories: NewsIn this article: Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Muslim Canadian Congress
Transmis : 21 février 2006 • Lien permanente : https://ecumenism.net/?p=208
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Canada, cartoon controversy, Islam, Muslim Canadian Congress


Anglican-Muslim dialogue affirms religious freedom

The recent controversy over cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed has exposed a disagreement between Western secular democracies and the Muslim community over appropriate limits on public expression. Agreement on when or whether there should be limits on free speech remains elusive. Such an agreement appears to be developing between Anglicans and Muslims, at least if a report released today is accurate. In a dialogue meeting last week between delegates of the Anglican Communion and the Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Permanent Committee for Dialogue with Monotheistic Religions, the participants reportedly found consensus on the right to comprehensive religious freedom and on the related problem of limiting public expression.
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Posted: September 13, 2006 • Permanent link: https://ecumenism.net/?p=265
Categories: Communiqué, Dialogue, NewsIn this article: Anglican, cartoon controversy, interfaith, Islam
Transmis : 13 septembre 2006 • Lien permanente : https://ecumenism.net/?p=265
Catégorie : Communiqué, Dialogue, NewsDans cet article : Anglican, cartoon controversy, interfaith, Islam