Islamic leaders and Focolare to join for Pope's Angelus

About 400 people to show solidarity at Sunday event

(ANSA) - Rome, December 11 - Islamic community leaders from across Italy and members of the country's ecumenical Focolare Movement, in a show of solidarity between Muslims and Christians, plan to attend the Pope's Angelus prayer and blessing in St. Peter's Square on Sunday.
    In all, about 400 people are expected to gather and later attend an afternoon meeting at Rome's Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum to discuss terrorism and current issues facing Italy, Syria, and France, "highlighting possible avenues towards an inclusive society enriched by diversity," event organisers said.
   

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