Posted by: becketfund | September 9, 2009

Switzerland: Religious Leaders Oppose Ban on Minarets

GENEVA – The Swiss Council of Religions, which includes Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders, has issued a statement opposing a bill calling for a nationwide ban on the construction of minarets at mosques, RNS reported on September 9. If passed, the measure would amend the country’s Federal Constitution to include a new article stating that, “The construction of minarets is prohibited.”


  1. why not?

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