Mideast Bahrain Church Project

September 3, 2012 - 3:38 PM
In this Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012 photo, a man works on a construction project at Sacred Heart Church in Manama, Bahrain. When Bahrain announced plans to build the largest Roman Catholic Church in the Gulf, it was accompanied by a noticeable dose of pride to showcase its traditions of religious tolerance. Instead, the planned church has turned into another point of tension in a country already being pulled apart by internal sectarian battles. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)