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Egypt's New Pope Opposes Religious Constitution
Associated Press via Yahoo News ^ | 11/5/12 | Sarah el Deeb

Posted on 11/06/2012 6:35:21 AM PST by marshmallow

Edited on 11/06/2012 6:40:42 AM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

CAIRO (AP) Egypt's new Coptic pope said Monday the constitution now being drafted will not be acceptable if it is overtly religious, a sign he would campaign with his Christian minority and secular groups against increasing Islam's role in the new charter.


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1 posted on 11/06/2012 6:35:22 AM PST by marshmallow
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To: marshmallow

Gee, I wonder why?


2 posted on 11/06/2012 6:37:16 AM PST by therightliveswithus
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