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 »

Id ul Fitr, 29|07|2014 – Progressive Social Transformation by Dr A. Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace 1st Shawwal 1435 أالله أكبر، الله أكبر، الله أكبر، الله أكبر ولله الحمد Allah is Greater than Allah is Greater than Allah is Greater than All Praise, Thanks & Gratitude belongs to Allah Alone Introduction We extol and thank Allah, the Sublime, for having graced us with the ability ... 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 »