Paula Criswell, center, holds a sign as she joins others in a rally to show support for Muslim members of the community near the Clear Lake Islamic Center in Webster, Texas on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015. Members of several churches showed their support as attendees made their way to the center for Friday prayers. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Despite Increasing Threats And Violence, Americans Show Support For Muslim Neighbors

A professor of theology wrote that interfaith efforts in support of Muslims throughout the country “are shining lights into the darkness being spread by anti-Muslim fear-mongering.”