Several contrasting pieces of news on similar topics, eh.–kas
- “It’s a beautiful community,” the president of Victoria Islamic Center told CNN
- More than $1 million in donations also have poured in from around the globe
(CNN)The congregation of the Victoria Islamic Center in Texas was devastated. Its mosque was destroyed over the weekend in a fire, the cause of which is unknown.
Support from around the world
‘Humanity at its best’
Feb 1, 2017 – Jewish people in a small Texas city handed Muslim worshippers the keys to theirsynagogue after the town’s only mosque was destroyed in a fire. The Victoria Islamic Centre burneddown on Saturday and had previously been burgled—the cause is being investigated by federal officials.
Jan 31, 2017 – Jews show solidarity with Muslims in a small Texas city by offering the synagogue keys after a mosque mysteriously burns down.
Feb 1, 2017 – Jews in a small Texan city gave Muslims the keys to the synagogue after their … a dayafter a fire destroyed the mosque in Victoria, Texas January 29, 2017. … The outpouring of love, kind words, hugs, helping hands and the …
Feb 1, 2017 – Jews open temple to Muslims after mosque burns down … VICTORIA, Texas — Early Saturday morning, members of the Victoria Islamic Center were … They handed their synagogue’s keysto one of the mosque’s founders. … Days after last weekend’s fire, the community continues to lend a helping hand.