With almost two thirds of Americans saying they never met a Muslim, an American Muslim group is seeking to change this by hosting mosque open houses to show Americans the true nature of their faith.
Tag: Open Mosque Day
A leading American Islamic group and a Missouri Islamic center joined their hands to prepare a mosque open day for Trump supporters and Republicans in General, an event aimed at building bridges of understanding in a polarized country.
In a bid to examine true Islam and Muslims, members of local church in Raleigh, North Carolina, joined hundreds of local in a visit to the local Islamic association, witnessing Muslim prayer and getting answers for their questions surrounding the faith.
Amid rising political tension, stirred by President Trump’s revised ban on people from six Muslim countries, Georgia mosques opened their doors to their neighbors, answering questions and correcting misconceptions about Islam.
Mosques around Montreal opened their doors on Sunday, February 12, welcoming neighbors of all faiths to help build bridges between communities.
Didsbury Mosque, Manchester, was one of the faith venues in the North West of England to open its doors to the wider community at the weekend for the annual Visit My Mosque day.
Aiming at fostering a better understanding of religion, more than 150 mosques around the UK will open their doors to non-Muslim visitors this weekend to offer people a better understanding of Islam and the chance to ask questions about the faith.
The Islamic Center of Wheaton organized this successful Open Mosque Day for non-Muslim visitors a few months ago. This video summarizes the main highlights of the event, together with the reactions of some of the visitors, starting with Paul Bishof, a Christian Pastor who lives in Wheaton. “I live in Wheaton, and I’ve driven by …
Most of the 70 visitors had not been to a mosque before, so this was really their first experience inside a masjid.
British Muslims organized this special event for the second year. These are some reactions.