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The View from the Bleachers
Originally Posted: 07/11/2013 - 9:22am | Type: Magazine Article

Martin L. Smith Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C. THROUGH THE WRITER of the letter to th ...

Judge Rejects Bid to Withdraw Guilty Plea in Mosque Arson
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 9:07am | Type: Blog

A federal judge on Thursday denied an Indiana man’s request to withdraw his guilty plea in an arson blaze last September at a Toledo-area mosque. A federal judge on Thursday den ...

Mosque in Toledo, Ohio Scorched by Arson
Originally Posted: 10/03/2012 - 10:24am | Type: Blog

Muslim worshippers are reeling from an arson fire at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo, but are grateful for an outpouring of support from the local interfaith community. TOLED ...

Members of Destroyed Joplin Mosque Face Uncertain Future
Originally Posted: 09/14/2012 - 7:51am | Type: Blog

There’s no timeline for construction yet, and no structural plans. The basic need is a worship space, but the old building also had areas for teaching and social activities. JOPL ...

Faith and Rights Groups Call for Hate Crime Hearings
Originally Posted: 08/24/2012 - 2:23pm | Type: Blog

Amid a rash of recent attacks that are being investigated as hate crimes, a coalition of more than 150 organizations is calling on the Senate Judiciary Committee to conduct hearings next month with the aim of ...

FBI Investigating Second Fire at Missouri Mosque
Originally Posted: 07/06/2012 - 12:27pm | Type: Blog

From the Associated Press via STLToday.com: JOPLIN, Mo. — The FBI has joined an investigation into the second fire at a Joplin mosque in four years. The blaze early Wednesday burned a 4-by-6-foot section of shingles atop the Islamic Socie ...