Friday 27 October 2017 – Pre-Khutbah Talk – by Umm Zakiyyah

Umm Zakiyyah is the bestselling American Muslim author of the If I Should Speak trilogy, Muslim Girl, and Let’s Talk About Sex and Muslim Love, as well as the internationally acclaimed blogs and stories at uzauthor.com. She writes about the interfaith struggles of Muslims and Christians and the intercultural, spiritual, and moral struggles of Muslims in America. Her work has ... Read More »

Pre- Khutbah – Friday 20 October 2017: My Hajj Experience by Shariefa Wydeman

In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace 29 Muharram 1439 Assalamu `Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Respected Imams, mothers, fathers, sisters and brothers; It is with a humble and grateful heart that I stand here, a daughter of this congregation being afforded the opportunity to share some moments of my recent Hajj experiences with you. ... Read More »

Khutbah Friday 13 October 2017: World food day – by Cassiem Khan

  All praise be to Allah Who is a refuge for those who live in fear, الْحَمْدُ لِلّهِ الَّذِي يُؤْمِنُ الْخَائِفِينَ، Who comes to the help of those who are upright (saaliheen), وَيُنَجِّي الصَّالِحِينَ، Who promotes the cause of the oppressed, وَيَرْفَعُ الْمُسْتَضْعَفِينَ، annihilates the oppressors, وَيَضَعُ الْمُسْتَكْبِرِينَ، Who destroys the monarchs and appoints others in their place. وَيُهْلِكُ مُلُوكاً ... Read More »

Friday – 6 October 2017 – A World Beyond War: Divestment by Terry Crawford-Browne by Terry Crawford-Browne

Dear Friends and Congregation of Claremont Main Road Masjid: I am truly honoured to be invited back to speak you again.  Shukran.  Thank you, Imam Rashied Omar for the invitation.  The past few months have been busy.  I am deeply grateful for the financial support from some members of this Congregation. They made possible my attendance at three international conferences ... Read More »

THE ROHINGYA: In this extract from a khutbah, Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar three interrelated questions:

Solidarity with the Rohingya People Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar At this tragic time when we are witnessing increased acts of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya people of Myanmar (a country that was previously known as Burma) I would like to draw our attention to the history and longstanding suffering one of the most impoverished, oppressed and neglected inhabitants of ... Read More »