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Can Muslims say 'Merry Christmas'?

  • Mahmudi Asyari and Muizzudin

Jakarta | Wed, December 24 2008 | 10:49 am

PREMIUM Indonesian Muslims still have very different opinions about wishing someone "Merry Christmas". Some of them believe it is OK to do so, while some others see it differently. The former group base their opinion on the spirit of religious tolerance and the latter group consider it harmful for the religion and relate their opinion with the forbidden action of mixing one religion wit...

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