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Relationship Education (RE) and Relationship & Sex Education (RSE)

Islam is very clear about the importance of healthy, balanced relationships between people.  The importance of having good relations is emphasised in the dichotomy rights culture in Islam – rights of God and then of his creation.  This Islamic framework provides lots of details about how we interact with each other, treat each other, live with each other and indeed…

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MINAB’s Statement: Mosques to Remain Open During Third Lockdown

England has gone into national lockdown from 5 January due to the escalation of coronavirus cases. Mosques can remain open during the third national lockdown and key life-cycle ceremonies can continue. Five daily prayers with Jama’at and Jumma prayers can be performed at mosques whilst strictly following social distancing and other precautionary measures. Madrassahs (face-to-face teaching) must remain closed during…

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(Urdu Summary) MINAB’s Statement: Mosques to Remain Open During Third Lockdown

تیسرے لاک ڈاؤن پر مساجد کے لئیے ھدایات یقیناً عوام الناس تیسرے لاک ڈاؤن پر پریشان ہیں۔ ہم کرونا وائرس سے متاثر ہ لوگوں اور سب کے لئیے دعا گو ہیں۔ مساجد و مسلمانوں کے لئیے اطمینان بخش خبر یہ ہے کہ تیسرا لاک ڈاؤن مساجد پر اثر انداز نہیں ہوگا۔ ذیل میں دی گئی تفصیلات ضرور پڑھیں: ۱۔ تیسرے…

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Summary BIMA Positions Statement On Oxofrd Astra-Zeneca Covid Vaccine

Having taken into account all the available information: We recommend the Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine for eligible individuals in Muslim communities Q1. Who was involved in the consultation? Muslim experts in infectious diseases, virology, pharmaceuticals, clinicians, commissioners, public health, and bioethicists. This has been shared with scholars from a variety of denominations. Q2. Any important information to know about this…

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Covid-19 Vaccines Khutbah/Friday Sermon.

Oxford AstraZeneca & Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines are Halal! The Mosque & Imams National Advisory Board (MINAB) is running a campaign with Mosques and Imams to raise awareness about Coronavirus vaccines and dispel myths around covid19 vaccines. Imams are going to dedicate a couple of Friday sermons in January on the topic of Vaccination against Covid-19. “MINAB strongly recommends people to take…

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SURREY MUSLIM ASSOCIATION STATEMENT ON COVID-19 VACCINATIONS

Bismillah-hir-Rahmaan-Nir-Raheem In the name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful As Surrey Muslim Association, we understand the concerns around vaccinations in general and specifically the three Covid-19 Vaccines. We are living in times when it is easy to spread false information, which appears true and convincing; but in these times, we must follow the guidance of ‘those who…

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Finding Hope in Dark Times through Prayer

We have hit a somber milestone in the coronavirus pandemic with more than 100,000 lives having been lost to date. Behind every single death is a real person with a life – with family, hopes, aspirations, and dreams. Muslims, along with other BAME communities, have been disproportionately affected throughout this pandemic. The tsunami of pain, grief, and devastation felt by…

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COVID-19: #MuslimsGivePlasma

Asalamun Alaikum, Hope this message finds you in the best of health. A new appeal has been launched by NHS Blood & Transplant (NHSBT) in partnership with Muslim organizations calling for men who’ve recovered from #COVID to register interest in donating plasma to support research into new treatments. Their plasma is more likely to have high antibodies which might help…

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