Saturday, October 01, 2005

Turkey's chief rabbi attends 'Meeting of Civilizations'

Turkey's Chief Rabbi Isak Haleva was one of several religious leaders to participate in the First Hatay Meeting of Civilizations, held this week in the religiously and ethnically diverse southern city of Hatay. During the week-long symposium, which ends on Friday, Haleva joined a call to banish violence from all religions and to work toward peace in society.

Read the rest of the article on The Jerusalem Post

See also: Turkey Holds 'Meeting of Civilisations' for Religious Tolerance Amid EU-Bid Threat (Christian Today)

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