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Gay Mosque

Where Women Lead Prayers And Gay Muslims Are Welcomed

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 09.12.2013 | Religion

Though highly shocking to some Muslims, the Inclusive Mosque Initiative (IMI) is blazing a trail for inclusivity and equality by establishing a mosque...

Counseling, Weddings And A Prayer Space For Gay Muslims

Posted 06.21.2013 | Religion

By Krista Kapralos Religion News Service (RNS) Imam Dayaiee Abdullah never knows how many people are going to show up for Friday prayers. Some ...

A Gay Mosque?

Hussein Rashid | Posted 03.19.2013 | Religion
Hussein Rashid

One of my concerns is that by creating a separate space, we are implicitly saying that there is only one way of being Muslim. A separate masjid sends a message to heterosexual Muslims that their sexuality is normative, and others are deviant.

Muslim Man In France Seeks To Open Mosque For Gays

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Mohammed Ludovic Lütfi Zahed wants to open a mosque for gay muslims in France. According to Hurriyet Daily News, Zahed realized he needed to start a ...

Good Tidings To All: LGBTQs Still Looking For Holiday Celebrations

Ankita Rao | Posted 02.18.2012 | Religion
Ankita Rao

Despite increased awareness, parties and worship services have not always been welcoming to the LGBTQ community. But advocacy groups, cultural organizations and mainstream religious institutions have stepped in.