MB students visit local mosque

Today being the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha we share this curriculum highlight: Mosque2 Mosque1Conversations with Muslims in the Moses Brown community and greater Providence help students to understand the diversity of perspectives within the religion. Sophomores in Kelly Joseph’s Religious Studies class last year had the opportunity to learn about the beliefs and practices of Islam. One particular discussion took place at Masjid al-Islam in North Smithfield. Mufti Ikram ul Haq welcomed students into the mosque, explaining Muslim prayer and ritual, and answering questions about the practice of Islam in the United States.

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