Iran Qaizer, the Imam of Masjid Dar Ul Aman Mosque, near Omonia Square, Athens. (Renee Gross) 

Iran Qaizer, the Imam of Masjid Dar Ul Aman Mosque, near Omonia Square, Athens. (Renee Gross) 

The meaning of a mosque 

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In Greece, there isn’t a clear separation between church and state. The government pays the salary of the clergy in the Greek Orthodox Church. But this spring, the Greek funds are also going somewhere else: toward a new public Mosque. Not everyone agrees this is a good use of money.