"), an 80-page booklet issued by the Pontifical Council for the Care of Migrants and Itinerant People.Despite its affectionate title, the document includes a warning against Catholic women marrying Muslim men.Others have found solace in kindred spirits (see the posting of Becs).Still others have drawn conclusions from their own experience and offered these for general use (see the posting of Standfree).
If the marriage is registered with a consulate of the Islamic country of origin, the Catholic party must beware of reciting or signing documents containing the shahada (profession of the Muslim belief).
AKI reports today that, in response to the growing number of Moroccan women who are marrying European men, Sheikh Mohammed al-Tawil of Fez, Morocco insisted in an interview with Al-Arabiya television that marriage between Moroccan women and non-Muslim European men is unacceptable.
"This kind of marriage, between Moroccan women and European men, is forbidden by the Koran and the Sunna.
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