Pope Benedict to meet Jews, Muslims on visit to Germany

July 20, 2011 14:46

VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict will meet Jews and Muslims on his visit to his German homeland in September, the Vatican said on Wednesday.

The visit, which will take him to Berlin, Erfurt, Etzelsbach, Lahr and Freiburg im Breisgau, will be Benedict's third trip home since becoming pope in 2005.A Vatican program for the September 22-25 trip showed the pope will meet members of the Jewish community on the first day and Muslims on the second day.

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