Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

'Hope That Peace Is Possible'.(Final)

Byline: Penne Usher Journal Staff Writer

* Jews, Muslims join together for march demonstrating peace among faiths

There were no political banners and no one calling for political reform during Saturday's peace walk near the University of New Mexico.

Members of area Muslim and Jewish communities gathered at the Congregation Nahalat Shalom in the early morning to pray and release white doves before beginning the 6.6-mile walk.

The third Jewish-Muslim Interfaith Peace Walk was held to show collaboration across religious boundaries, said Faisal Nabulsi of the Islamic Center of New Mexico.

About 45 people joined the walk from the Congregation Nahalat Shalom synagogue on Rio Grande to the Islamic Center of New Mexico on Yale. …

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