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Birmingham Islamic Society condemns Brussels terrorist attack

BIRMINGHAM (TAB, RNS) — Just as Belgian Muslim and Catholic organizations are condemning the terrorist bombings in Brussels so is the Birmingham Islamic Society (BIS) in Alabama. At least 26 people were killed in the attacks on Brussels’ Zaventem international airport and shortly … Continue reading

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Church members remember 4 girls killed in Sixteenth Street Baptist bombing

BIRMINGHAM (TAB, al.com) — Church members gathered at 10:22 a.m. to remember the four girls killed in the bombing 51 years ago at Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham. Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson, Denise McNair and Cynthia Wesley were killed Sept. … Continue reading

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Churches encouraged to remember Sixteenth Street bombing anniversary

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — As Alabamians mark the upcoming 50th anniversary of the bombing of Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham, area leaders are drawing attention to the Sunday School lesson that was taught that day. When the church was bombed on Sept. … Continue reading

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