Boston Muslims and Jews Come Together in the Shadow of the Marathon Bombings

Two faith based organizations committed to improving relations between the religions hold a joint gathering to facilitate discussion and connection.

BOSTON - In a country and a city where Muslims and Jews do not tend to overlap socially, the party at the American Islamic Congress Cultural Center on Boston’s tony Newbury Street, just a few blocks from the finish line of the Boston Marathon, was a rare moment for the two groups to talk and connect.