Muslims in Utah said they feel well respected by their community, including when observing Ramadan, a month-long fast.
Utahns can interact with people of diverse faiths as they participating in many interfaith efforts.
Scrolling through Twitter after an ISIS-related terrorist attack yields tweet after tweet defending the peaceful religion of Islam — and a slew of negative, incriminatory and degrading Islamophobic tweets. Many of the positive statements are retweeted and praised, but so are the Islamophobic messages.
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The LDS Church launched a website on Monday to support their new “I Was a Stranger” refugee relief effort.
Timothy O’Malley is a millennial, but he is certainly not a “none.”
According to O’Malley, the 33-year-old director of liturgy at the University of Notre Dame, a Pew research study showing millennials are turning away from religion overlooks the large number of young adults who are still drawn to traditional religious institutions. He says that trying to reach millennials by merging religion and pop culture will ultimately fail.