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Muslim Communities Reach Across Religious Lines to Help Rebuild Burned Churches

Thousands of dollars have been raised by a coalition of American Muslim groups to help black Christians rebuild what they’ve lost.

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In the past ten days, and in the wake of Charleston, eight black churches across America have burned. While one has been ruled as an accident, three are believed to be arson, and the others have remained under investigation. It’s a terrifying threat for many members of the black community, which is why a coalition of American Muslim groups recently launched a powerful crowdfunding campaign to help rebuild the churches. Over $53,000 have been raised in just a little under a week.

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Protesters Are Awesome: Look at This Beautiful Photo of Christians Protecting Praying Muslims in Egypt

Christian protesters literally banded together to protect their Muslim comrades.

Depicted in this photo, an image from an anonymous source on the ground in Egypt, is a team of Egyptian Christians forming a massive human shield to protect their Muslim countrymen as they prayed during the violent protests yesterday. Beauty amid the chaos.

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Feel Good Story: Muslims Show Solidarity as Human Shields Egyptian Muslims Act as Human Shields to Protect Coptic Christmas Services

In response to a deadly bombing, thousands of Muslims volunteer to protect Christian services by putting their bodies in harm's way.

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On New Year's Day, a terrorist bombing killed 21 people outside a Christian church in Alexandria, Egypt. It appeared to be the work of Muslim extremists targeting the increasingly vulnerable Coptic Christian minority in the country, with the likely intent of fomenting tension between faiths.

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