First Jummah – Ijaz ul Quran

Posted by on May 4, 2007 in Jummah Speeches

First Jummah – Ijaz ul Quran

First Speech. In the name of Allah most Gracious most Merciful Khutbah Al Hajjah How are we sure that Islam is the right religion. A famous philosopher argued that we take our beliefs from our parents and the society that we grow up in. How can anyone claim to hold the truth?? Our beliefs are just an accident of where we are born. So how do we know that we as Muslims shall do good deeds and earn the pleasure of Allah and go to Jannah with his blessing? The way we understand these things is a simple step by step process. Firstly, we can prove the existence of Allah swt. Muslim scholars have...

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Introduction

Posted by on Apr 28, 2007 in Jummah Speeches

Introduction

So this is how it started. In early 2007, I was attending a Jummah Nimaz (Friday Prayers) at our local hospital. The gathering of Muslim doctors and hospital staff workers had no appointed Imam for this purpose. Every week one of the doctors would get up and deliver a sermon and lead the prayers. One day there was no one willing to lead the prayer. One of the senior doctors pointed at me and told me that I should lead the prayers. I told them that I had not prepared anything for the sermon and excused myself, but did offer them that the next week I shall be ready. Next week they asked me...

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