Tag Archives: Christianity

Religious Tolerance in the UAE

When we lived in Dubai, I had planned to do a post about Christian churches in Dubai after visiting the Catholic church, St. Mary’s.  I thought many people may be surprised to know that there is a degree of religious tolerance … Continue reading

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The Soundtrack of Our Life in the Middle East

When living in the Middle East, the usually melodic call to prayer ringing from the minarets across the city accompanying the warm breeze becomes synonymous with the dawn of a new morning and sun drenched evenings. Since I don’t speak Arabic … Continue reading

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