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Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D.

Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D.

Theologian, Author, Speaker, Consultant and Certified Sommelier. Permanent research fellow at the Center for Ethics and Culture, Notre Dame University.

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Pope Francis (L) greets a foreign diplomat during an audience with the diplomatic corps at the Vatican on March 22, 2013.

Vatican Expert: Pope Francis a ‘Friend of Islam’

In an analysis of Monday’s meeting between Pope Francis and Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of the al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo, Vatican expert John L. Allen said that there is no Christian leader in the world today with a more credible claim to the title of a “friend of Islam.”