Major N.Y. Islamic Center Honors Orthodox Rabbi at Annual Event

November 26, 2007

Author: Shlomo Shamir

Source: Haaretz

The Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI), considered one of the largest leading Muslim centers among the U.S. Muslim community, awarded a special honor to Orthodox Rabbi Marc Schneier on Sunday.

400 Muslim religious leaders and businessman took part in the center's annual dinner Sunday. Those in attendance welcomed Schneier with much applause as the heads of the ICLI bestowed the special award upon the rabbi.

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