Religious Diversity News

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Habitat for Humanity brings faiths together to build home for Louisville family

Habitat for Humanity partnered with volunteers from three faith traditions to help build a home in their Interfaith Build on Sunday morning.

A group of volunteers from Middletown Christian Church, Temple Shalom, and Al Noor Mosque worked together to build a new house for a family originally from Sudan who moved to the United States three years ago.

Source: Habitat for Humanity brings faiths together to build home for Louisville family

Prayer Service for Muhammad Ali Draws Thousands to Hometown Arena – The New York Times

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Muhammad Ali was well known as a world champion boxer, but Hussein Hamdani remembers him more for what he did out of the ring, especially his devotion to Islam.And that was why Hamdani, his brother, Sallah, and their friend Kamran Bhatti traveled from Toronto to pay their respects to Ali, who died last week after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, and who was honored here on Thursday at a Muslim funeral ceremony.

Source: Prayer Service for Muhammad Ali Draws Thousands to Hometown Arena – The New York Times