Humanity An Islamic Perspective

Humanity An Islamic Perspective

Imam John Ederer Some have mistakenly claimed that Islam teaches a compassionate loving bond exclusively with Muslims. When people talk about humanity, they are usually referring to two concepts; the reality of human beings and/or the compassionate benevolence we show our fellow humans.  Our scripture has emphasized these two points in many ways. There are … Read moreHumanity An Islamic Perspective

Black Lives Activism, Gay Rights, Media and ‘Trumpism’ with Imam Yahya Ederer

Black Lives Activism, Gay Rights, Media and ‘Trumpism’

By Nabeel Sait Imam Yahya Ederer, previously the Imam of Islamic Society of Tulsa, has moved back to Charlotte as the Imam of the Muslim Community Center. Imam Yahya has a certification of mastery in Arabic from Egypt, as well as a diploma in Islamic Studies from Kuwait. Imam Yahya, being born in America, has … Read moreBlack Lives Activism, Gay Rights, Media and ‘Trumpism’ with Imam Yahya Ederer

Preparing for Sha’ban and Ramadan in 2017: Advices from Sheikh Bassam Obeid

Preparing for Sha'ban and Ramadan in 2017: Advices from Sheikh Bassam Obeid

As we head into Sha’ban, and Ramadan draws near, it is important to align our priorities and goals before we begin fasting. We asked Sheikh Bassam Obeid, Imam of Islamic Center of Charlotte, for his perspective on how to prepare for Sha’ban and Ramadan this year. With the current state of the ummah and rising … Read morePreparing for Sha’ban and Ramadan in 2017: Advices from Sheikh Bassam Obeid