Monday, April 02, 2007

BRITISH TOWN VOTES TO CHANGE A CHURCH TO A MOSQUE



Sheraz Arshad at Mount Zion Methodist Church in Clitheroe, England. Arshad took up his deceased father's cause and fought for a mosque for the town's 300 Muslims

www.iht.com (International Herald Tribune newspaper)

"CLITHEROE, England: On a chill night this winter, this pristine town adjacent to royal estates in some of England's most untouched countryside gave permission for a former Christian church to become a mosque.

The narrow vote by the municipal authorities marked the end of a bitter struggle by the tiny Muslim population to establish a place of worship, one that will put a mosque in an imposing stone Methodist church that had been used as factory since its congregation dwindled away 40 years ago."


Di Malaysia kita lagi beruntung,terlalu banyak masjid yang dibina. Masjid- masjid ini sangat mewah, cantik, air cond dan besar lagi. Malah, sampai jadi isu pun tentang bina masjid ini, sama ada perlu atau tidak masjid yang berteraskan kaum etnik di Malaysia ini. Beruntung orang Malaysia...(baca:Reverse Psychology)

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