Texas church helps mosque damaged after snowstorm


I wonder if there’s any connection between “salam” and “shalom.”

«“Your friends at First United Methodist Church of Denton and Open Worship are with you,” wrote Jonathan Perry, a minister at the church, on the GoFundMe page. “We send you prayers and love and support. Please let us know how we can help further. As-salamu alaykum!”»

Well, this is interesting: https://www.chabad.org/library/article_cdo/aid/1582771/jewish/Why-Jews-Greet-With-Shalom-Aleichem.htm

And Quora: https://www.quora.com/Is-the-Hebrew-greeting-Shalom-the-origin-of-Islamic-greeting-Salaam/answer/Rich-Ameninhat-Parks-1?ch=10&share=d97dc8c6&srid=lqO6

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