Press Releases

CAIR-CA: Muslims, Christians Begin Interfaith Initiative

CAIR-SAN DIEGO: MUSLIMS, CHRISTIANS BUILD BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING

(SAN DIEGO, CA, 7/20/07) – Local members of the Mission Valley Church of the Nazarene and representatives of the San Diego Muslim community met recently to begin an interfaith dialogue initiative.

Topics discussed at this meeting included misconceptions about Islam, what is the Church of the Nazarene, the concept of paradise and hell in Islam, and Islam’s view of Jesus.

CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director Edgar Hopida and MPAC San Diego (Muslim Public Affairs Council) Interfaith and Community Outreach Coordinator Sal Saboor were among the delegation of Muslims invited to dialogue with Pastor Scott Peterson and members of his congregation.

CONTACT: CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director Edgar Hopida, Tel: 619-913-0719; E-Mail: ehopida@cair.com

 

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter