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Moved by Islam, Priest Embraces Two Faiths

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Moved by Islam, Priest Embraces Two Faiths

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Moved by Islam, Priest Embraces Two Faiths

Moved by Islam, Priest Embraces Two Faiths

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The Episcopal Church has suspended one of its priests, Ann Holmes Redding, for one year after her announcement this summer that she is both a Christian and a Muslim. A local Muslim leader's speech to Redding's church two years ago inspired her to begin attending Muslim prayer services while she was still serving her local diocese.

Chana Joffe-Walt from member station KPLU reports.