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Muslim or Christian? Dome on New Church Causes Confusion in Phoenix

"Our churches are modern."

The new Light of the World church in Phoenix would like to make one thing very clear -- they are not building a mosque. Sure they have a dome, but it's a fresh, new Christiany kind of dome:

Since the distinctive dome shape went up, church leaders said they have received phone calls from concerned neighbors who've mistaken the building for an Islamic mosque.

On Wednesday, church officials hung a sign reminding people they're Christian congregation. "We're trying to let people know that we're Christian and our churches are modern," said Uzieo Martinez.

One last thing…
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