TEHRAN (Fars News Agency)- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been invited to a dinner put on by American religious leaders during his visit to the United Nations, scheduled for September 25.
The event is touted as a dialogue by the
Mennonite Central Committee, World Council of Churches, and the Quaker group
American Friends Service Committee. Representatives of the Episcopal Church and
other mainline denominations plan to attend the dinner.
Representatives of the churches previously visited Iran in February of 2007 and hosted a similar event for Ahmadinejad with the National Council of Churches in September of 2007 at the United Methodist Women's' Building in New York.
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