Slovenia recently opened its first mosque in the city of Ljubljana. It was 50 years in the making as the original request was filed back in the 1960s when Slovenia was still part of former … [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.
Interfaith leaders recently gathered in Abu Dhabi to mark the one year anniversary of Pope Francis’ historic trip to the Arabian Peninsula, a visit that saw leading Muslim clerics pledging with the … [Read more...]
Mohammad Al-Issa, who is the secretary general of the Muslim World League, writes in this Chicago Tribune op-ed about the importance of partnership and unity between Muslims and Jews. Last April, the … [Read more...]
On the night of Jan. 29, 2017, members of the Centre Culturel Islamique Québec gathered inside Quebec City’s largest mosque for the most important prayer of the day. At just around 7:50 p.m., a gunman … [Read more...]
Founded in 2013 in New Jersey, The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom is a group of Muslim and Jewish women who are working together to break down barriers, take on stereotypes and fight hate. As both … [Read more...]
“Any time we advance religious freedoms, it’s a win for all persons of faith,” declares Air Force's Maj. Gen. Steven Schaick. “This is a big day not just for Muslims, but for persons of all … [Read more...]
In 2002, educator Afeefa Syeed was looking for a new home for her start-up school for Muslim children. She had started Al Fatih academy with another teacher, Pervin Divleli, in Herndon, Virginia. Both … [Read more...]