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Beauty in Any Call to Prayer

by Staff

Tags: Pluralism, Faith, Calls to Prayer,

 adhan, a traditional Muslim call to prayer, on campus. Some thought of it as school-sponsored proselytizing. An open civil space will always be cacophonous,” he writes. “There will be affirmation and alienation, sometimes even within a single individual; and there will be indifference, which is in its way one of the accomplishments of pluralism.” On a college campuses especially, people should be exposed to different religions, hopefully learning to appreciate some beauty in all of them.

Bennett Gordon