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Education, awe must mark approach to other religions, pope says

Pope Francis shakes hands with Mehmet Gormez, head of Turkey's religious affairs directorate, in Ankara, Turkey, Nov. 28. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

VATICAN CITY — Education about one’s own faith and the faith of others is the most effective antidote to interreligious violence, Pope Francis told participants in a conference on Catholic-Muslim scholarship and dialogue. “When we meet people who profess their religion with conviction, their witness and thought challenge us and lead us to question ourselves…