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Day 1: Why do Muslim woman wear head scarves & veils?

(This post is part of 7Days of Learning see – 7 Days of Reducing Fear)

Why? -Because the chance of skin cancer is so high they are increasing their life expectancy by covering up… 935 more words

Trying To Understand Muslims

Sermon for 17 July 2016 on Luke 10:38-42 (Year C, Proper 11)

A Fresh look at Mary and Martha
For such a fleeting encounter with Jesus, Mary and Martha get an incredible pulpit exposure. On Monday last I put “ 2,016 more words


Duo defy first day of Ticino headgear ban


Duo defy first day of Ticino headgear ban

By Stefania Summermatter

JUL 1, 2016 – 

Nora Illi on the streets of Locarno in defiance of the headgear ban… 247 more words


Saudis warn tourists to respect Swiss burqa ban

A member of the Islamic Central Council of Switzerland distributes flyers in Ticino against the veil ban in 2013. Photo: AFP

Saudis warn tourists to respect Swiss burqa ban… 277 more words

The Muslim Times

Camping in the city

First things first: my apologies to all the people who kept asking when my next entry would be there. It really did take a while before I was in the right mood with the right mindset and had some time on my hands. 1,669 more words


Die Basics sind da

Meine Entschuldigung an alle, die mehrmals nach meinem neuen Beitrag gefragt haben – es hat diesmal tatsächlich eine Weile gedauert, bis ich die Zeit, Ruhe und richtige Stimmung hatte, weiter zu schreiben. 1,537 more words