Tag Archives: Khutbah 2014

Khutbah – 05|09|2014 – Focussing on ISIS, Omar Shaukat

 Link to Audio Reported on SABC [Show thumbnails] Reflections by Shabbir Banoobhai I have just returned from Friday prayer at the Claremont Main Road Mosque where the pre-prayer talk focused on the horrendous crimes being committed by ISIS in Syria and Iraq – both against non-Muslims (primarily, the Yazidis) as well as against Muslims. Amongst the most recent reported atrocities of the ... Read More »

Khutbah – 29|08|2014 – Arbor Week

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Friday 29th August 2014/3rd Dhu al-Qa`ida 1435 Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar Introduction As part of its commitment to being an eco-friendly religious institution, the Claremont Main Road Masjid has resolved to regularly feature environmental justice issues during the Friday congregational sermons (khutbahs). Consonant with this objective, in this khutbah I would like ... Read More »

Khutbah – 22|08|2014 – Bidding Farewell to the Pilgrims

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Friday 29th August 2014/3rd Dhu al-Qa`ida 1435 Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar We have entered the eleventh month of the Muslim lunar calendar. The lunar month of Dhu al-Qa`ida is significant since it marks the second month of the season of hajj known as ash-hurul-hajj (the months of ... Read More »

Khutbah – 15|08|2014 – Islam and Muslims in Post-Genocide Rwanda

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace 19th Shawwal 1435 أَفَلَمْ يَسِيرُوا فِي الْأَرْضِ فَتَكُونَ لَهُمْ قُلُوبٌ يَعْقِلُونَ بِهَا أَوْ آَذَانٌ يَسْمَعُونَ بِهَا فَإِنَّهَا لَا تَعْمَى الْأَبْصَار وَلَكِنْ تَعْمَى الْقُلُوبُ الَّتِي فِي الصُّدُور Why do they not travel through the earth (and view all the scenes with an eye to learn lessons), so that their ... Read More »

Khutbah – 08|08|2014 – Solidarity with the Victims of Gaza

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Friday 8th August 2014 Imam Shahied Gamieldien In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Jama’atul Muslimeen, What we have been witnessing in Gaza over the past month are atrocities against humanity that violates every international law upholding human rights.  The brutal attacks by ... Read More »

Khutbah – 06|06|2014 – Islam and the Environment

 In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of GraceFriday 8th August 2014Imam Noor Salie Almighty Allah Exhorts Us In The Holy Quran: “Eat And Drink From The Provisions Which We – Allah Have Provided For You, And Do Not Commit Abuse On The Earth, And Spread Corruption.” (Qur’an, 2:60)  The Messenger Of Allah (Peace Be Upon Him) Said:  Many ... Read More »

Khutbah – 30 May 2014 – Apostasy in Islam

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Friday 30th May 2014 / 30th Rajab 1435 Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar On Tuesday 27th May 2014, a Sudanese woman who had been sentenced to death because she allegedly committed apostasy by converting to Christianity gave birth in prison with her legs shackled by heavy iron chains. She ... Read More »