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Canadian author to be first woman to lead Friday prayers in UK

June 10th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): A Canadian author will become the first Muslim-born woman to lead a mixed-gender British congregation through Friday prayers tomorrow.In what is being seen as a highly controversial move ... Read more...

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Professor becomes first female to lead mixed Islamic congregation in Britain

October 18th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.18 (ANI): A female professor has become the first woman to lead a mixed congregation in Islamic prayer in Britain. Professor Amina Wadud gave a sermon at a centre in ... Read more...

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