Ahli Sunnah Wal Jamaah scholars around the world must unite and play vital role to strongly reject ideology and combat Isis militant activities, a renowned Islamic speaker said. Shaykha Safia Shahid (pic), a British Muslim preacher, in voicing her views, said that the Isis militant group had severely tarnished the image of Islam, causing people [...]
Syrian Sunni cleric: Jordan pilot 'martyrdom' marks new phase in war against ISIS Sunni cleric Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi tells Christiane Amanpour that the murder of Muath al-Kaseasbeh has united the world's Muslims against ISIS.
Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi was once the Imam at the Grand Umayyad Mosque of Damascus. That was before he was forced to flee the country after speaking out against the Assad regime. Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi has been an outspoken critic of ISIS. He recently signed a fatwa saying that it is a sin for any Muslim [...]
Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi, a prominent Syrian Sunni Islamic scholar and vocal critic of the Islamic State, led prayers at the funeral of American beheading victim Peter Kassig. Chief foreign correspondent Margaret Warner interviews al-Yaqoubi, exiled from his country, about atrocities committed by the Islamic State, why the militant group is able to gain followers and [...]
On Friday, November 21st, 2014, Al Huda Foundation hosted a funeral service for Abdul-Rahman Kassig. Abdul-Rahman, also known as Peter, was an Indianapolis native who was recently killed by the extremist group ISIS in Syria. Abdul-Rahman's parents and many friends of the family attended the service. The funeral service followed the regular Friday sermon which [...]
O my Lord! I seek refuge with You from asking You what is Yours lest I misbehave. O my Lord! I seek refuge with You from asking for what You did not decree to happen; lest I transgress my boundaries. O my Lord! I seek refuge with You from supplicating You while I am in a state that is unpleasant to You lest I be rejected. O my Lord! I seek refuge with You from calling upon You in a time when You do not allow it, lest I be prevented. […]
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