• Short Summary

    THE FIST MOSQUE IN SCANDINAVIA WAS OPENED IN COPENHAGEN YESTERDAY (FRIDAY). IT WAS CONSECRATED BY?

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    SERVICE AT MOSQUE; HAZRAT KHALIFAT AL-MASIH III LEADING PRAYERS.




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    Background: THE FIST MOSQUE IN SCANDINAVIA WAS OPENED IN COPENHAGEN YESTERDAY (FRIDAY). IT WAS CONSECRATED BY HAZRAT KHALIFAT AL-MASIH III.

    THE MOSQUE WAS PAID FOR BY THE INTERNATIONAL ISLAM WOMEN'S ORGANISATION.

    THERE ARE ABOUT 100 MOSLEMS IN DENMARK, AND SERVICES AT THE MOSQUE WILL BE CONDUCTED BY A RESIDENT IMAM, KAMAL YOUSUF.

    IT IS HOPED THAT MORE PEOPLE WILL FOLLOW THE ISLAMIC RELIGION NOW THAT SCANDINAVIAN MOSLEMS HAVE A MOSQUE TO ATTEND. TO HELP LAUNCH THE NEW MOSQUE AND ISLAM CONGRESS IS BEING HELD IN COPENHAGEN AT THE MOMENT, ATTENDED BY DELEGATES FROM II EUROPEAN COUNTRIES.

    HAZRAT KHALIFAT AL-MASIH III TOLD REPORTERS THAT HE HOPED THE NEW ISLAM CENTRE IN COPENHAGEN WOULD ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO LEARN MORE OR THE TRUTH OF THE KORAN. HE SAID UP TILL NOW THE PEOPLE OF SCANDINAVIA HAD NOT BEEN ABLE TO LEARN FULLY ABOUT THE ISLAMIC FAITH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADDHCYDKKNMSFV3I8RPN979SSN
    Media URN:
    VLVADDHCYDKKNMSFV3I8RPN979SSN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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