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When a Religious Home is Defiled, We Stand Together

When a Religious Home is Defiled, We Stand Together

  December 6, 2012 | Houston Chronicle   There is a reason we refer to our churches, temples, mosques, chapels as sacred space. They are earthly containers of the holy, homes for the deep bonds of human community, centers for setting aside the demands of...
ICNA Concerned Over Hate Incident at its Center

ICNA Concerned Over Hate Incident at its Center

  —FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—   HOUSTON, Texas (December 7, 2012) – In a press release issued today, the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Houston Chapter expressed grave concerns over the incident at Islamic Outreach Center (IOC) in...
Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts: The Role of Muslims

Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts: The Role of Muslims

  Though its winds have long died down, the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy are still palpable throughout the northeast. Homes have been completely destroyed, cars remain overturned or crushed beneath fallen trees, and thousands are still struggling to...

School Supply Giveaway Helps Yonkers Families

  Meredith Shamburger 08/25/12   YONKERS, N.Y. – Omar Ranginwala says a few school supplies may not seem like a lot to most people, but it can make a big difference to some families.   “There’s a lot of teachers who give out of their own pockets...