Khutab 2016

Khutbah: Friday 26 February 2016: Global Inequality and Poverty- The Divine Wisdom Behind the Institution of Zakat by Dr Muhammad Rafiq Khan

 17th Jumada Al Awwal 1437 A.H. In The Name of Allah, Most Gracious Most Merciful.  We Beseech of Allah to Bestow His Choicest Blessings and Salutations upon the Best of His Creation, our Leader and Master, Muhammad (PBUH). INTRODUCTION All our thanks and praises are due to Allah and Allah alone; He is our Lord and we are His servants. ... Read More »

Khutbah: Friday 22 January 2016: Reflecting on 2015 Student Protests: The Spiritual is Political by Mujahid Osman

In the Name of God, Merciful to All, Compassionate to Each Part One Introduction In today’s khutbah (sermon) I would like to reflect on the spiritual meaning and implications of last year’s student protests. I want to look at the deep connection between the spiritual and the political within Islam. My main thesis, or take home message, is that the ... Read More »

Khutbah: Friday 1 January 2016:   Liberating the Ummah from its Obsession with State Power by Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace   20 Rabi al-Awwal 1437   Introduction We have reached the beginning of the new Gregorian Year 2016. The past year 2015 has once again been a difficult and challenging one for the global Muslim Ummah. The year began with the infamous Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris on ... Read More »