posted tages with "Mosque"

A church to be repurposed as a mosque in Connecticut

A church to be repurposed as a mosque in Connecticut

Press Shia - The United Congregational Church said its Georgian-revival style building will be sold to the Bridgeport Islamic Cultural Center in May for $1 million. Press Shia - The two organizations will then partner to provide community services such as a soup kitchen and a shelter for the homeless.  According to the Journal, the United Congregational Church has its roots in the...

Muslims, part of American mix for long time

Muslims, part of American mix for long time

While the Muslims have witnessed a rising tide of Islamophobia in the United States during a presidential election year, a leading US publication carried out a feature about a nearly 100-year-old mosque in the state of North Dakota to underline that Muslims had been part of the American mix for a long time. While the Muslims have witnessed a rising tide of Islamophobia in the United States...