Belgian Catholic church to broadcast Islamic call to prayer during ‘concert of peace’

This Sunday a large cathedral in the Belgian city of Mechelen will broadcast the Islamic call to prayer, newspaper HLN reports.

The call to prayer, normally only heard in mosques, will be part of a large WW1 remembrance concert, the newspaper writes.

Five Belgian choirs with 180 singers will take part in the ceremony. “The Armed Man – A Mass for Peace” of British composer Karl Jenkins will be played.

The concert is announced also as a visual spectacle as there will be footage that was specially selected for the performance.

The Islamic call to prayer is part of the concert in the cathedral. [READ MORE HERE]

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