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SheilaC's Avatar Jump to comment 35 by SheilaC

I remember reading years and years ago about a young Nigerian woman who said that she was both a Christian and a Muslim.

At the time I was a committed Christian, and I thought WTF? It took me a long time to work out that to her, xian/muslim was a badge of identity, not a statement of belief. (And with hindsight, she had more sense than I did at the time.) After all, you can support Leeds United and Chelsea, can't you? It sounds like this is enormously more common than I thought.

Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:11:09 UTC | #917844