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Service Honors Two International College Students Who Died In River Rescue

…Imam Wissam-Abdul-Baki of the Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts said the two cousins from Saudi Arabia did not hesitate to jump into the Chicopee River when they saw the children struggling in the current.  “And they told everyone: ‘This is our nature. This is my nature when you know me directly’,” said the imam…more:  wamc.

Wheaton College: Provost says he Asked the Tenured Professor for Forgiveness, Withdrew Termination Process

Two weeks ago, faculty leaders unanimously asked Wheaton College to drop itsattempt to fire tenured professor Larycia Hawkins over whether her views on Islam fit the school’s faith statement. Today, the provost of the college told faculty that he agreed. Moments later, the college announced “a confidential agreement under which they will part ways.”

”They have come together and found a mutual place of resolution and reconciliation,” the college said in a press release...more:  .christianitytoday