Fasting to Attain Piety

By Shaikh Muhammad Nizami The word Ramadan is derived from the root r-m-d meaning extreme heat, some opined that it was at a time of the Arabian summer that the faithful were called to fast. Fasting the month of Ramadan was an abrogative command replacing the previously compulsory fast of

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Friday Prayer Times Update

From 25th December: The first Friday service (khutbah and prayer) will commence at 12.15pm and last around half an hour. The second Friday service (khutbah and prayer) will commence at 1.10pm and last around 15 minutes.   Please note: The first khutbah (sermon) will be in English from now on.

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Upcoming Focus Group Meetings

Following on from the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Sunday 1st November 2015, we have published our priorities for the remaining two years of our tenure in the form of a Twelve Point Manifesto. The manifesto incorporates feedback we have received from the membership and the wider community, and

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Refusing the CofE Advert: A Growing Bias

To be indifferent towards the refusal of three leading cinema chains to show an advert that features the Lord’s Prayer is theologically incorrect; there mustn’t be antipathy where opposition to faith in God is so clearly exhibited. In society there is increasing hostility to the notion of faith, not only

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TWELVE POINT MANIFESTO

The Board of Trustees present: A TWELVE POINT MANIFESTO November 2015 to November 2017   1. Communications A commitment to open and consultative communication processes that inform, engage and empower stakeholders. How: Establish a new interactive website. Establish a monthly E-Newsletter and an online calendar for communicating key events and

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