The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Lutheran Arab-Americans fear hate crimes

A two-year old boy in Brooklyn, New York, has had nightmares every night since two hijacked planes destroyed the Twin Towers.

The boy's father, a Lutheran pastor, tries to tell the small boy he is safe, but it is difficult. Their family is Arab. With their dark skin and dark hair, the Lutheran family knows it is a target for hate crimes.

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