Friday Sermon

 
11.05.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon: Characteristics of the Believer in Islam

God did not create mankind in vain; he granted him intellect and conscience and tasked him with the responsibilities of faith and worship. Allah holds mankind subject to the test of the life of this world.

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Friday Sermon: Understanding the Qur’an

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / İsmail YILDIZ, Örencik Township Yeni Mosque imam and preacher

God has never left mankind alone, from the time of the Prophet Adam until the present, providing support with many prophets and books. The last of this chain of prophets is the Prophet Muhammad. And the last of these books is the book which was revealed to him: the Holy Qur’an.

read more 04.05.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon: Conduct (Adab) in Islam

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Süleyman ALTINTAŞ, Ulu Mosque imam and preacher, KÜTAHYA

God, who created the universe with immaculate concordance and order, created man, from among all creatures, in the most beautiful of forms, making him responsible for good conduct in addition to faith and good deeds.

read more 28.04.2011, Thursday

Friday Sermon: Attributes of the Believer

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Kadir Korkmaz, Mehmet Zahit Kotku Mosque M-K (The Istanbul Mufti Directorate)

The reason for our creation is belief in Allah according to the teachings of our religion, and to engage in His servitude. The faith our religion teaches us is not composed of theory alone. Faith is our most important spiritual treasure.

read more 21.04.2011, Thursday

Friday Sermon: Islam and Knowledge

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Şehri KARAKAYA (MAMAK Boğaziçi Merkez Mosque, imam and speaker)

Islam has not decreed that those who know and those who do not are one, and consequently, its first command was, “Read.” Islam views the pursuit of knowledge as more valuable than voluntary worship.

read more 13.04.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon: Respect for the Prophets

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Veli Eroğlu

Man is an exalted creature, responsible for overseeing God's commands on earth. And God has supported man throughout via the prophets which He has sent, and has reminded them of their duties. This is only one of the favors of Allah upon mankind.

read more 06.04.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon-Tawakkul and Taking Precaution

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Yusuf ACAR (Central Ankara preacher)

Tawakkul (Reliance is seeking  refuge in and trusting Allah -- after taking all precautions. In other words, tawakkul is obeying Allah after there is nothing else left to do following the fulfillment of all material requirements for meeting one's goal, thus leaving the rest to Allah.

read more 30.03.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon - The Importance of Quranic Learning in Childhood Education

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Kemal AYDOĞAN, Ankara Provincial Deputy Mufti

Our children, the apples of our eye, are each a blessing and a trust from our Creator to us, and are brought into this world in the purest of states. For all living things, the continuation of life is only possible through the protection of our lineage.

read more 23.03.2011, Wednesday

Friday Sermon - The Ethics of Trade in Islam

God has emphasized that mankind will only gain profit in equivalence to the work they set forth. For this reason, Almighty Allah has forbidden deceitfulness and resorting to improper measurement in trade and commerce.

read more 17.03.2011, Thursday

Friday Sermon - The Importance of Supplication (Du’a)

Lastprophet.info / Friday Sermon / Prepared by: Dr. Ekrem Keleş (Religious Affairs Supreme Committee Expert)

"And when (O Messenger) My servants ask you about Me, then surely I am near: I answer the prayer of the suppliant when he prays to Me. So let them respond to My call (without hesitation), and believe and trust in Me (in the way required of them), so that they may be guided to spiritual and intellectual excellence and right conduct."

read more 02.03.2011, Wednesday