Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf greeted worshipers inside a mosque in Muharraq, Bahrain, after leading midday prayers Friday. Rauf, the imam leading plans for an Islamic center near the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York, is on a U.S.-funded outreach tour of Arab nations to talk about religious tolerance in America.
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf greeted worshipers inside a mosque in Muharraq, Bahrain, after leading midday prayers Friday. Rauf, the imam leading plans for an Islamic center near the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York, is on a U.S.-funded outreach tour of Arab nations to talk about religious tolerance in America. AP
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf greeted worshipers inside a mosque in Muharraq, Bahrain, after leading midday prayers Friday. Rauf, the imam leading plans for an Islamic center near the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York, is on a U.S.-funded outreach tour of Arab nations to talk about religious tolerance in America. AP

Imam views opposition to Islamic center as relatively small

August 31, 2010 12:00 AM