Daily Archives: June 5, 2010

Pope meets Muslim spiritual leader in Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Pope Benedict XVI held an unscheduled meeting with the grand sheik of a Muslim spiritual movement from northern Cyprus June 5. Sheik Mehmet Nazim Adil, 88, head of a Sufi confraternity — an organization dedicated to the … Continue reading

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Performing for the pope in Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Dozens and dozens of children — and a few adults — performed for Pope Benedict XVI this morning at St. Maron Catholic School in Nicosia. There was some quarreling and some crying backstage before the performance, after … Continue reading

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