Muslim Prayer Rooms Coming to Israeli Hospitals

(Thursday, June 27th, 2013 04:30 AM)

RAmbam hospital emergencyIsrael Health Ministry officials announced that the nation’s six largest state-run hospitals have been ordered to accommodate Muslim worshippers. As such, these hospitals will have to dedicate a room for Muslim prayers. This must be done within18 months.

The ministry was responding to a petition to the High Court of Justice by a Muslim man who complained that there was no prayer area for him and other Islamic worshippers in Petach Tikvah’s Ichilov Hospital.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)

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  1. takingabreak says:

    I suggest that we dedicate a special room for the teaching of suicide bombing classes and it should be dedicated in on or of a famous suicide bomber

  2. akuperma says:

    Why is that a problem? Muslims don’t do idols and don’t believe in multiple dieties. Just becuase we’re having a real estate dispute with them isn’t a reason to be rude.

  3. LoftedNation says:

    Muslim prayer rooms are just rooms. They dont have an aron kodesh or crosses or anything.

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