Islamic Society builds community in mosque and Fargo-Moorhead

Islamic Society builds community in mosque and Fargo-Moorhead

At one o’clock on Friday afternoons, the room begins to fill with bodies –­­ a kaleidoscope of colors. Turquoise, magenta, cerulean and violet peppered with the occasional leopard spot or […]


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