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DNC hosting 2-hour Islamic 'Jumah' prayers

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 08/28/2012 @ 9:53 am In Front Page,Politics,U.S. | No Comments

(THE BLAZE) The Democratic National Committee is raising a number of eyebrows after choosing to proceed with hosting Islamic “Jumah” prayers for two hours on the Friday of its convention, though itdenied a Catholic cardinal’s request to say a prayer at the same event.

Watch the promotional video, via the Bureau of Muslim Affairs, which is partnering with the DNCfor the event.

The first two minutes are rather dry, but around 2:04 a muezzin sings the call to prayer with an American flag background, and the video “picks up” considerably.


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