CIOGC condemns burning of Massachusetts synagogues

 This past Thursday, two different Jewish centers, one in Arlington, Massachusetts, the other in Needham, Massachusetts, and the personal residence of the Rabbi for one of the centers were set on fire, just four days apart.This targeted violence is categorically condemned, and the perpetrator, or perpetrators, must be prosecuted to the fullest extent of [...]

By |2019-05-18T12:28:48-05:00May 18th, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on CIOGC condemns burning of Massachusetts synagogues

CIOGC Condemns Violence at Pittsburgh Synagogue

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) wishes to extend its prayers and condolences to the families who lost loved ones today at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We pray that Almighty God grants each of you comfort during this time of personal loss. We firmly believe that this violence [...]

By |2018-10-28T20:32:49-05:00October 28th, 2018|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on CIOGC Condemns Violence at Pittsburgh Synagogue

2/8/17 – CIOGC denounces hateful vandalism against Loop Synagogue

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), a coalition of over 60 Islamic institutions in the Chicagoland area, denounces the hateful vandalism against the Chicago Loop Synagogue which occurred shortly before 12:30 a.m. on Saturday according to a video released by police. The person wanted for the crime placed swastika stickers on the [...]

By |2017-02-08T18:26:37-05:00February 8th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

SUBSCRIBE NOW!