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Inspired by the historical encounter between Francis of Assisi and the Sultan al-Malik al-Kamil in 1219, the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies at St. Bonaventure University seeks to promote an understanding of Arab and Islamic cultures, an appreciation of both their historical and contemporary significance in the global community, and respectful relations between Muslim and Christian people.
The mission of CAIS comprises four main areas:
A LETTER TO:
"All brothers, sisters and friends of our Franciscan family, and all my Muslim sisters and brothers."
Br. Michael A. Perry, O.F.M.
Order of Friars Minor
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