In his apostolic exhortation the Pontiff is also brave to suggest that Islam has its origins in Christianity
Francis has challenged Islamic countries to grant religious freedom to Christians – will Western politicians follow his lead?
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was right to make a sharp break with Turkey’s imperial past
President of the Islamic Affairs Council of Maryland praises Francis for doing ‘wonderful job’
Indonesia has long been celebrated for its pluralism, but there are signs that this may be about to change
Pope makes plea for unity during Angelus address
Pontiff says young must be taught ‘to avoid ridiculing or denigrating’ other faiths
Bishop urges faithful not to accept negative media image of Muslims
The government regularly bungles religious issues, so how can it deal effectively with Islamic extremism?
Cosying up to Saudi Arabia is just one example of the hypocrisy at the heart of David Cameron’s pluralist position
We need to shake off the idea that conversion is cultural imperialism
Leaders of Britain’s Muslim and Sikh communities have voiced their opposition to same-sex marriage