"As the Bible says, we need to obey God rather than man. A pastor has a responsibility to keep his church safe, but also to keep it open," Jeffress told Fox Business Sunday.
Muslim women had said the NYPD's policy of removing religious headwear violated their religious rights and left them in tears and shame.
Whatever one's views are on Turkey's trajectory, pro or con, America must have Azerbaijan's back.
The report said that Uyghurs in China "endure dreadful conditions" in forced labor factories.
After the 9/11 attacks, many Americans faced discrimination and acts of violence due to increased Islamophobia.
"Anti-Muslim bigotry is now being mainstreamed into the DNA of conservative politics," a Council on American-Islamic Relations spokesperson told Newsweek.
The Black Lives Matter movement and contemporary Islamism are cut from the same cloth.
Yet another reason to be horrified by the Chinese Communist Party's treatment of Uyghurs in Xinjiang.
The Trump administration does not look the other way when it comes to China's repression of its Uyghur Muslims.
Two commissioners from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom explain the deteriorating situation in Europe for religious liberty.
The bill condemns the Chinese government for human rights abuses against the Muslim indigenous Uighur people and other Muslims in China.
The lawsuit alleges that Kamil Warraich was called racial slurs, passed over for promotions in favor of his white colleagues, and was wrongfully fired.
The Council on American–Islamic Relations has advised mosques to remain shuttered despite instructions by president for places of worship to reopen.
From praying at home instead of mosques, to making Eid cards and having dinner with relatives over zoom and Skype, Muslims tell us how they will mark the end of Ramadan.
Attendees include those who had recently converted to Islam to those who usually spend this time with family and friends, but for one reason or another are alone.
Ian Manning, a Liberal Democrat councillor in the U.K., tweeted a picture of his pre-dawn meal of bacon and boiled eggs.
With Muslims unable to attend Mosque due to social distancing rules, Muslims for Life has partnered with the Red Cross to provide venues for blood drives.
Many Muslims in fear things could get worse in the run-up to Ramadan, as far-right groups in the U.K. are accused of exploiting the pandemic online to support their ideology.
An unprecedented $1 million effort to persuade Muslim Americans to vote in the 2020 general election—"Million Muslims Voting"—has just been launched by a coalition of Muslim political groups.
A Muslim woman was lauded for confronting a man who was hurling a tirade at a Jewish family commuting in London's subway system.
Mido Mourad said he called police to the TJ Maxx store in Brooklyn, New York City, after a white woman allegedly harassed his family and assaulted him.
Residents around the Lake Toba area in Indonesia are resisting Muslim tourism with a pig festival.
By focusing on politics and war, rather than culture, education and religion, newspapers "may make it harder for readers to see Muslims as part of mainstream American society," say researchers at Middlebury College.