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Local Police Attend Masjid Iftar, Safety for Houses of Worship a Priority

On 5/30/19, Inspector Gerard Hardy and Deputy Inspector Bill Reed of the Suffolk County Police Department’s [SCPD] Seventh Precinct joined Muslims at the Islamic Center of Mastic-Shirley for one of the nightly iftars offered during Ramadan. The officers arrived at the time to break the day-long fast and delivered a talk after the Maghrib prayer. …

Prominent Toronto Synagogue Hosts Iftar Dinner

Holy Blossom Temple, one of Canada’s most influential synagogues, hosted an Iftar gathering that brought Muslims and Jews together to learn about each other’s traditions of fasting and to share in the fast-breaking meal on Monday, 27 May. “Welcome to Holy Blossom Temple, it is our great honor and pleasure to be a host again …

Archdiocese of Toronto at Iftar: 'Ramadan Strengthens Muslim-Christian Bonds'

Ramadan is a month for strengthening the spiritual bonds of Muslim-Christian friendship according to a message brought by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto to an Iftar gathering held in Toronto on Thursday, 23 May. “The month of Ramadan with its dedication to fasting, prayer, and almsgiving, is also a month for strengthening the spiritual …

Mississauga Mosque Hosts 'Taste of Ramadan Iftar'

The Anatolia Islamic Centre in Mississauga, Ontario hosted a multi-faith Iftar dinner on May 22, 2019 as local faith leaders joined the congregation to break the fast. This was the third year that the Mississauga mosque hosted the multi-faith gathering themed ‘Taste of Ramadan.’ “I would like to thank you all for joining us today …

My Non-Muslim Dad Loved Ramadan

My Non-Muslim Dad Loved Ramadan

When my dear Christian father was still alive, he loved the month of Ramadan. At first we wondered if it was just a coincidence that his visits always seemed to coincide with our holiest month, but then Dad confirmed that his travel plans were deliberate. He explained that he enjoyed being with us during Ramadan …

UK Muslims Host Public Ramadan Iftar in London

A London Muslim community hosted a Ramadan iftar meal, inviting the public of all faiths to experience the holy month’s special gatherings, Anadolu Agency reported. “My dear brothers and sisters, I’d like to welcome you here today to this special event and join us in experiencing one of the Prophetic traditions in this holy month …

Toronto Mosque Hosts Ramadan Interfaith Iftar

The central mosque in Toronto, Masjid Toronto, held its first Ramadan Interfaith Iftar on Wednesday, May 15th as leaders of neighborhood churches and synagogues, as well as other religious leaders, joined the congregation to break the fast. “Ramadan Mubarak everyone! It’s a pleasure to have with us tonight, our neighbors and our friends,” said Imam …

East Lancashire Mosques Plan Ramadan Iftar with Neighbors

Mosques in East Lancashire will be opening their doors next Saturday, May 18, for Muslims and Non-Muslims to come together and share Ramadan iftar meal, Lancashire Telegraph reported. “We want to open up to the community to join us for the fast opening. We want to introduce our Mosque and the work we do here. …

Interfaith Iftar: 'Extending the Hand of Friendship'

British Muslims, Christians, Jews and others of faith, along with those of none gathered for the 2019 City Circle Interfaith Iftar at St James’s Church in Piccadilly. The subject for the evening, “Extending the hand of friendship”,  brought people together to share their common humanity, first with a discussion with panelists chaired by Reverend Lucy …

St Paul's Cathedral Hosts First Ever Ramadan Iftar

The Naz Legacy Foundation delivered the first ever iftar at St Paul’s Cathedral in London on Tuesday, May 7, bringing together British Muslim and non-Muslim leaders. The interfaith iftar offered attendands a platform to interact, communicate, and exchange ideas, not to mention a Ramadan iftar meal. Sadiq Khan, the British Muslim Mayor of London shared …



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