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Friday 11/27/2020. There will be only one Friday Prayer online at 12:00 PM on Mosque Foundation Facebook Page

Imam Messages

4th of May 2018

Hijrah

Brothers and Sisters, In the passage of time there lies great mystery and miracle. Allah (SWT) says, “Behold! In the creation of the heavens and the earth, and the alternation of night and day, there are indeed Signs for men of understanding,” (3:190). Oh Allah make us among your servants who awaken themselves from the […]


Rivalry for Worldly Gain

Brothers and Sisters, My message to you this month is a discussion of two verses from Quran that you all have memorized as young children partly due to its majestic rhythm. These verses, however short, carry deep meaning and possess the power to impact the lives of even the most lost souls.   Allah (SWT) […]


The Season of Righteous Deeds

The 10 Days of Dhul-Hijjah: The Season of Righteous Deeds By Sh. Jamal Said   The first ten days of the sacred month of Dhul-Hijjah starts on Thursday the 25th, representing a great opportunity to invest in the way of good deeds. Narrated Ibn Abbaas: The Prophet (p.b.u.h.) said: “No good deeds done on other […]


One Third of the Quran

 The Prophet (S) was reported to have said, “How is it that someone fails to read one third of the Quran in one night?!” Those present replied, “And how can one third be read?” The Prophet (S) replied, “{Say; He is Allah, One} is equivalent to one third of the Quran.”[1]Imam Qurtubi comments, “Scholars said […]


What is Your Legacy?

  The Islamic tradition is one that promotes excellence and high achievements. Allah (SWT) states, “Race towards forgiveness from your Lord and a Garden whose width is like the width of the heavens and earth, prepared for those who believed in Allah and His messengers…”(57:21) Prophet Muhammad (S) was reported to have said, “When you […]


3rd of May 2018

Anger Management

Anger Management Ahmed Arafat Abu Hurayrah treported that the prophet r said: “A strong person is not the one who frequently defeats people in wrestling; it is the one who keeps himself under control when anger arises.” Reported by Bukhari and Muslim The hadith, under discussion, simply teaches that one’s real power and strength depends […]


30th of April 2018

Ramadan – In the Footsteps of a Great Generation

Imam Malik, a great Muslim scholar, in fact, the Imam of one of the four schools of Islamic jurisprudence, may Allah bestow mercy upon him, would seek permission to be excused following each of his lectures which were attended by hundreds of students to spend an hour of his time with the Companions of the […]


Ramadan: A Time to Attain Taqwa

Ramadan: A Time to Attain Taqwa by Sh. Jamal Said Dear Brothers and Sisters, Allah’s favor has descended upon us as He has selected us to witness His month this year. Its days are the best of all days, nights the best of all nights, and hours the best of all hours. Mere breathing and […]


Fasting and Spiritual Maturity

          Fasting is not starvation; it is a spiritual discipline that awakens our Fitrah, or natural disposition towards God, and keeps in check different negative traits of our human ego. Thereby, through mindful fasting, our souls are able to transform from a soul that has become accustomed to evil tendencies to […]


1st of November 2014

No Fear, No Wall

“No Fear, No Wall” The Need for having Hope and Building Bridges    Last month was very eventful. The U.S. President signed an executive order preventing travelers and refugees from 7 majority-Muslim countries, with the exception of minorities under persecution, from entering the United States. Regardless of the legal wording of the order, many observers […]