Very interesting article concerning Islam and the Catholic Church.
One of the four topics considered by Benedict XVI and the cardinals during their day “of reflection and prayer” at the last consistory, on March 23, was Islam.
Or, more precisely: “the position of the Catholic Church, and of the Holy See, in the face of Islam today.”
The discussion was held in private, but some of the cardinals afterward remarked that much more concern was shown than in the past over the challenge that Islam presents to Christianity and the West, and that there was general agreement with Benedict XVI’s energetic opposition to terrorism and the violation of religious liberty. Read More.