Saturday, February 2, 2008

Religions collide under the dreaming spires

By Nick Britten Last Updated: 3:18am GMT 02/02/2008

From the burning of the Oxford Martyrs in 1555 to the revolutionary Oxford Movement in 1833, the university city has long been the scene of religious conflict.
But a very modern battle of faiths is brewing amid the ancient dreaming spires, which could result in the Islamic call to prayer being broadcast over one of the nation's earliest and most important seats of Christian theology.;jsessionid=AL51KNFTTYHI3QFIQMGCFGGAVCBQUIV0?xml=/news/2008/02/02/nmosque102.xml

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