Catholics, Muslims pray at Vatican for September 11 victims

Posted September 11, 2019 2:27 pm by Editor

Catholics, Muslims pray at Vatican for September 11 victims

Vatican City, Sep 11, 2019 / 11:27 am (CNA).- Catholics and Muslims prayed in Vatican City Wednesday for the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and of every act of terrorism.

The prayers were a part of the first meeting of a new committee created by the United Arab Emirates for implementing the goals outlined in Pope Francis and the Grand Imam of al-Azhar Ahmed el-Tayeb’s joint statement on human fraternity signed in Abu Dhabi Feb. 4.

According to the Holy See Press Office, the committee chose to meet Sept. 11 as “a sign of the will to build life and fraternity

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