Religion News Service reports: A Muslim-led crowdfunding campaign has raised nearly $500,000 to offer micro-grants to low-income American families whose livelihoods have been hurt by the outbreak … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Zoher Abu Jama and Avraham Mintz are two paramedics whose focus has swiftly turned to helping patients suffering from the Coronavirus. They're both partners, working together for the Magen David Adom … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for Newsweek, Craig Considine looks at Prophet Muhammad's (peace be upon him) view on pandemics and here's what the religious scholar found: -- Experts like immunologist Dr. Anthony … [Read more...]
Islamic law requires Muslims to ritually purify their body before praying. The practice is called Wuḍūʾ which involves washing the hands, mouth, nostrils, arms, head and feet with water. In this … [Read more...]
The Boston Globe reports: Before the coronavirus began to spread, there was already a demand for toilet paper and disinfectant in low-income communities. A new program called "pantry of essentials" … [Read more...]
Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, Minnesota has announced a partnership with a local entrepreneur to create and sell hijabs in order to build a more inclusive space for patients and their … [Read more...]