Islam

Iftaar Dinner at the White House

November 19, 2001

Source: The White House

http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2001/11/20011119-14.html

On November 19, 2001, the White House issued a press release, "President Hosts Iftaar Dinner." The president remarked, "America is made better by millions of Muslim citizens. America has close and important relations with many Islamic nations. So it is fitting for America to honor your friendship and the traditions of a great faith by hosting this Iftaar at the White House......

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Masjid Al Taqwa

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 20 December 2013.

Contact Information

Address: 2510 Morningside Dr, Shreveport, LA 71108
Email: altaqwamasjid@yahoo.com
Website: http://altaqwamasjid.org/

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Ford Motor Company Sponsors "An Islamic Perspective on the events of September 11"

November 19, 2001

Source: The New York Times

On November 19, 2001, The New York Times reported, "Ford Motor Workers Get on the Job Training in Religious Tolerance." The article noted, "Several hundred Ford Motor workers of many faiths and jobs - engineers, designers, computer jockeys, plant foremen - turned out today for 'An Islamic perspective on the events of Sept. 11.' The event was sponsored by Ford...While the company finances an interfaith dialogue group and a support group for workers of Middle Eastern descent, the meeting was an outgrowth of impromptu 'Islam 101'...

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Muslims Observe Ramadan in Iowa

November 19, 2001

Source: Yahoo.com News

http://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/ap/20011119/us/mother_mosque_1.html

On November 19, 2001, Yahoo.com News reported that "as Muslims observe Ramadan against the backdrop of terrorist attacks and war, worshippers at the nation's oldest mosque say they take comfort in the support they have received from their neighbors...About 30 Muslims gathered Sunday at the Mother Mosque of America Islamic Cultural and Heritage Center to break the daily fast...

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Slidell Masjid Of Al-Islam

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 4 October 2004.

Phone: 504-649-3693

Islamic Center of Prospect

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 18 April 2006.

Contact Information

Address: PO Box 8, Prospect, VA 25960

Mustafa Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 November 2006.

Phone: 703-658-7134
Email: mustafacenter@ioip.com
Website: http://www.mustafacenter.org/default.asp
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Interfaith Thanksgiving, 2001

November 19, 2001

Source: Newsday

On November 19, 2001, Newsday reported on a New York "trialogue" in the article "Different Religions, Common Goal - Peace." The article noted, "Harkening to the Pilgrims and the first Thanksgiving, the minister [Rev. Arthur Caliandro] challenged the interfaith audience to likewise count every blessing in these trying days. Begging his pardon, the imam...interjected. 'This gives me a time to repeat that the Pilgrims were not my forebearers,' said Al-Hajj Talib 'Abdur-Rashid, leader of the Mosque of Islamic Brotherhood in Manhattan. 'That's...

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