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News outlets from around the world cover Christian/Muslim conference

Hundreds of print publications and electronic media worldwide ran stories about the July 24-31 conference on Christian/Muslim relations hosted by Yale Divinity School—Loving God and Neighbor in Word and Deed: Implications for Christians and Muslims.  The conference—which ended with a unanimously adopted declaration of mutual respect, understanding and further interfaith discussions—brought together some 150 Christian and Muslim leaders from around the globe.  Following are some samples of the press coverage.

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“Love thy neighbor.  Ayatollahs, evangelicals, shaykhs, and rabbis meet at Yale to ask: can we all just get along?”

Yale Alumni Magazine

September/October 2008

http://www.yalealumnimagazine.com/issues/2008_09/interfaith.html

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“Common Word Conference: Conclusions and Consequences”

Christianity Today Live Blog

August 3, 2008 6:48PM

http://blog.christianitytoday.com/ctliveblog/archives/
2008/08/common_word_con_1.html

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“A beginning for global Christian-Muslim compatibility”

Christian Science Monitor

August 2, 2008

http://www.csmonitor.com/2008/0802/p25s14-ussc.html

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"On Common Ground”

New Haven Advocate

August 7, 2008

http://www.newhavenadvocate.com/article.cfm?aid=9059

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 “Christian-Muslim statement among first fruits of 'Common Word' gathering”

Christian Post

August 4, 2008

http://www.christianpost.com/article/20080731/
christian-muslim-scholars-agree-reconciliation-conflict-inevitable.htm

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“Kosovo imam speaks at inter-faith conference”

New Kosova Report

August 4, 2008

http://www.newkosovareport.com/200808041095/
Views-and-Analysis/Kosovo-imam-speaks-at-inter-faith-conference.html

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“At Yale, we Muslims and Christians found a kind of sincerity”

The National

August 2, 2008

http://www.thenational.ae/article/20080802/OPINION/748480863/1080

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“Historic interfaith conference follows Muslims’ lead”

Honolulu Star Bulletin

August 2, 2008

http://starbulletin.com/2008/08/02/features/story01.html

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“Yale University hosts first session between prominent Muslims, Christians”

Arab-American News

August 1, 2008

http://www.arabamericannews.com/news/
index.php?mod=article&cat=World&article=1321

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“Christian, Muslim Leaders Offer No New Remedies Against Extremists”

Agence France Presse

July 31, 2008

http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5gLcc6YUo7t4Ik9BBU4wN_XULbd6w

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“Top Evangelicals Praise Christian-Muslim Talks”

Reuters

July 31, 2008

http://www.reuters.com/article/worldNews/
idUSL13754020080731?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

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“Christian and Muslim scholars to meet for high level dialogue”

Pakistan Daily

July 30, 2008

http://www.daily.pk/world/worldnews/84-worldnews/
6252-christian-and-muslim-scholars-to-meet-for-high-level-dialogue.html

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 “Riz Khan - A Christian-Muslim dialogue”

Al Jazeera English

July 30, 2008

• Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tl-IVrHMXqI

• Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Co-_7-Ebnr4&feature=user

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“John Kerry: ‘Love One Another or Die’”

Christianity Today

July 30, 2008

http://blog.christianitytoday.com/ctliveblog/archives/
2008/07/john_kerry_love.html

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“Christians, Muslims seek common ground in scholars’ summit at Yale”

The Journal News

July 30, 2008

http://lohud.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/
20080730/NEWS01/807300375/-1/SPORTS

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“Prince Ghazi: Are Western Muslims under the Threat of Genocide?”

Christianity Today

July 30, 2008

http://blog.christianitytoday.com/ctliveblog/
archives/2008/07/prince_ghazi_ar.html

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“Religious Warnings Sound from Yale”

The National

July 30, 2008

http://www.thenational.ae/article/20080730/
FOREIGN/829080799/1002/NEWS

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 “Two faiths converge to shun religious extremism”

The National

July 28, 2008

http://www.thenational.ae/article/20080728/FOREIGN/518387560/1002/NEWS

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“Yale to host high-level Christian-Muslim dialogue”

Daily Times of Pakistan

July 28, 2008

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?
page=2008%5C07%5C28%5Cstory_28-7-2008_pg7_56

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“Yale’s Dhimmi Applicants”

Front Page Magazine

July 28, 2008

http://frontpagemagazine.com/Articles/
Read.aspx?GUID=04FBB20D-100A-4464-ABD4-FBA5E5268EF5

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“Editorial: Dialogue for understanding”

Arab News

July 19, 2008

http://www.arabnews.com/?page=7&section=0
&article=111938&d=19&m=7&y=2008

 
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 “Yale to host interfaith meeting”

Arab News

July 19, 2008

http://www.arabnews.com/?page=4&section=0&article=111948&d=19&m=7&y=2008

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“Muslim and Christian Leaders Meet at Yale for Historic ‘Common Word’ Conference”

Society and Religion

July 15, 2008

http://societyandreligion.com/muslim-and-christian-
leaders-meet-at-yale-for-historic-common-word-conference/198/

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“Yale Hosts Islam Christian Conference”

Connecticut Public Radio

July 28, 2008

http://www.cpbn.org/yale-hosts-islam-christian-conferance

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“A Common Word Conference at Yale Divinity School - Loving God and Neighbor in Word and Deed”

The American Muslim

July 26, 2008

http://www.theamericanmuslim.org/tam.php/features/
articles/a_common_word_conference_at_yale_
divinity_school_loving_god_and_neighbor_in/0016476

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“National Council of Churches' Antonios Kireopoulos joining Christian-Muslim dialogue at Yale”

NCC News

July 24, 2008

http://www.globalministries.org/news/mee/nccs-kireopoulos.html

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“What good does interfaith dialog do? About the upcoming 'Common Word' Conference at Yale”

Dallas Morning News

July 15, 2008

http://religionblog.dallasnews.com/archives/2008/07/
what-good-does-interfaith-dial.html

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