Pakistani Catholic priest and imam honoured for interreligious harmony
The African chapter of a global grassroots interfaith network for peace and justice has honoured a Catholic priest and an imam from Pakistan for their efforts toward interreligious harmony. Dominican priest Father James Channan and Abdul Khabir Azad, the great Imam of the royal mosque in Lahore, one of the largest in Asia, have been given the “Award for Interreligious Harmony” 2017 by the African branch of United Religions Initiative (URI). The two were held up as models to the entire African continent for interreligious harmony active in daily work.
”It is a recognition of the work to promote interreligious dialogue