“Ms Khan, served as a wireless operator during World War II and was recruited to spy for the Allied forces in Nazi-occupied France. Until her arrest she provided critical support to the resistance movement and was executed at the Dachau Concentration Camp.”
Dubbed the “Iranian Schindler”, Islamic diplomat, Abdol Hossein Sardari, saved thousands of Jews from the Nazi regime by confusing the fascist group with their… INDEPENDENT.CO.UK
The Islamic Center of Western Massachusetts and Greenfield’s Second Congregational Church shared a meal as an expression of interfaith harmony on Friday. The Islamic Society invited members of the Franklin County church for a lunch of Pakistani-style food at the Islamic Society’s Mosque in West Springfield….MORE: wwlp.com
These were harrowing images, ones that bring to mind horrors seen during the second world war. Emaciated children, bones visible beneath their skin, their feeble voices begging for food. The skeletal body of a man who starved to death. The stories behind these images were no less heart-wrenching: families reduced to eating grass and leaves, parents eating nothing at all so their children might survive. These were not scenes from a medieval history book, nor from a country stricken by natural disaster, but from today’s Syria,..MORE: theguardian.
A show of unity of religious leaders and interfaith organizations at the Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts’ interfaith event and dinner held during Ramadan. Many of the group discussed the recent killings in the Emanuel Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC at the event. more THE REPUBLICAN)
All of the Above (55%, 49 Votes) Fasting, Praying and Reciting Qur’aan (25%, 22 Votes) Fasting Only (9%, 8 Votes) Build Character (8%, 7 Votes) More Charity (3%, 3 Votes) Help others (0%, 0 Votes) Total Voters: 89
Clifton’s St. Peter’s Episcopal Church joins fasting during Ramadan The members of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church have taken on a one-day solidarity fast with the Muslim community who are celebrating the month of Ramadan. Muslims celebrate the month of Ramadan…