(RNS) Obama said he wanted to tell Muslim-Americans words they don’t hear very often: “Thank you for serving your community.”
(RNS) Future Army officers anonymously use social media to coax the vulnerable away from extremists.
(RNS) “There was just time for a last minute prayer before the machinery tore in,” a British charity reported. “The pastor stood by in dignified silence, clutching the remaining cross from the Church roof.”
WASHINGTON — On Wednesday (Feb. 3), Obama will visit the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque, where he will hold a roundtable with the community and deliver remarks.
(RNS) Here’s what the candidates said about Islamic extremism, religious liberty and more in a debate rich with religious references.
DUBAI — Security forces prevented two suicide bombers from entering the mosque, where one blew himself up, killing four. Security forces exchanged fire with the second man and arrested him.
(RNS) As an American Muslim, I want people to stop hating me, but I am not looking for someone to love me.
ROME (RNS) “This is our culture. If you don’t want to see it, close your eyes!” Syrian Patriarch Youssef III Younan said as controversy continued over Italy’s move to shield nudes from the view of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
MARRAKESH, Morocco (RNS) Participants unveiled the Marrakesh Declaration, an updated bill of rights for religious minorities, inspired by the the Prophet Muhammad’s Charter of Medina.