Muslims and Catholics worship “Catholic Mary” in Mariamabad

500.000 Catholics and Muslim payed a pilgrimage to the shrine of  Ziarat-e-Mariam in Mariamabad in North East Pakistan in 2009. Mariamabad is the “city of Mary”, also known as Mariam.  In 1949 the Catholic Church established a Marian shrine in Pakistan, in a bid to better connect Islam with Catholicism. September 3rd is the day… Read More Muslims and Catholics worship “Catholic Mary” in Mariamabad