Claremont Main Road Mosque Christmas Message 2016

In the Name of God, the Compassionate and Dispenser of Grace   Claremont Main Road Mosque Christmas Message 2016   The Claremont Main Road Mosque sends greetings of peace and well wishes to all our Christian compatriots and friends on this joyous occasion of Christmas.   In Islam, both Mary and Jesus are held in the highest esteem and are ... Read More »

Friday 23 December 2016: Pre-Khutbah talk by Father Roger Hickley – Isa Son of Maryam

  CMRM Blessings at Christmas   On Friday 23 December 2016, semi-retired Catholic priest, Father Roger Hickley delivered the pre-khutbah talk at the Claremont Main Road Masjid (CMRM). In line with a tradition that has been established at the masjid, Fr. Hickley conveyed a Christmas Message, which resonated well with the congregants at the masjid and the broader teachings of ... Read More »

Khutbah: Friday 16 December 2016: Bearing Witness with Integrity by Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Bearing Witness with Integrity 16 Rabi` al-Awwal 1438 The Glorious Qur’an describes the raison d’etre of the Prophet Muhammad’s (may Allah’s everlasting peace and blessings be upon him) mission as rahmatan lil ‘alamin, a source of compassion, tenderness and mercy to the world (Q21:107). In bearing witness to ... Read More »

Khutbah: Friday 2 December 2016: Repelling Sectarianism: The Case of Sunni-Shi`a Marriages by Imam Dr Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Jumu’ah Khutbah Repelling Sectarianism: The Case of Sunni-Shi`a Marriages 2 Rabi` al-Awwal 1438 For the past three years since 2013, we have been sounding the alarm about the growing threat of sectarianism creeping into our local community.[i] Sadly such a reality is now staring us in the face. ... Read More »

CMRM Qur’an Literacy Workshops

CMRM Qur’an Literacy Workshops will Resume in 2017 On Sunday 27 November 2016, CMRM’s Qur’an Literacy Workshop met for their final session of 2016. The monthly Qura’n Literacy workshop was a joint initiative with the Muslim Youth Movement  (Western Cape) and attracted a small group of ten students. The literacy group was facilitated by Imam Rashied, Jihad Omar and Ihsaan ... Read More »