The cover of a French Catholic magazine for volunteers who prepare young couples for marriage. The headline says: "Islamic-Christian Marriage - Catholic and Muslim: questions about a project for life". Religion News Service photo by Tom Heneghan

New guide helps French Catholic-Muslim couples preparing to marry

PARIS (RNS) A day after Islamic extremists massacred 130 people in Paris last month, a Muslim-Catholic couple married in Lyon. Behind them was a loose network of Catholic and Muslim volunteer counselors who meet regularly to help young couples prepare for marriage problems most other French their age can hardly imagine.