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2010 Year in Review:

Year in Review: 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 The new year provides another great reminder to take the time to reflect on the past – for it has been a year of many changes! We saw the hosting of a virtual town hall, chose a new logo designed by you, the readers, and launched […]

Du`a’ Request

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ Inna lilLahi wa inna ilayhi raji`oon. “Truly! To Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return.” [Qur’an, 2:156] Ustadh Andrew Booso’s mother passed away yesterday. We ask Allah (exalted is He) to make her steadfast in answering the questions posed in the grave, to make her grave a […]

Thank You to Our Previous Staff Members

Welcome to the new! As we transition to our new website, we wanted to take this moment to thank all of those who previously worked with the site and helped in its evolution. May Allah bless them and accept all of their future endeavors. Administrator & Webmaster Zubair Khan Authors Aysha Khanom Sumayah Hassan Mustafa […]

Widening the Path: Seeking God in the 21st Century

There will be a live webcast @ from 1pm – 8pm PST.

Article Reposting Policy

Dear Readers, We have recently noticed an increase in the number of websites that re-post articles from this blog, either by providing links, pasting the articles directly into their website, or sharing through written publications. We are truly humbled by the fact that our readers find our material worthy of being posted on their own respective websites […]

Brass Crescent Awards 2010

The Brass Crescent Awards 2010 were announced recently. was nominated for Best Blog and Best Series of Posts; Imam Suhaib was nominated for Best Tweeter. Through the mercy of Allah, we received an Honorable Mention for Best Blog and Sr. Jinan Bistaki’s “How to Taste the Sweetness of Prayer” series was voted Best Series of […]

`Eid Mubarak!

The Sunnah of `Eid All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. May you have a happy and blessed `Eid! `Eid, in Islam, is a day of joy, thanksgiving, worship, brotherhood, solidarity, and morality. A Muslim should take the advantage of this day to bring himself nearer to […]

Brass Crescent Awards 2010

The Brass Crescent Awards are back! What’s that? The BCAs were started in 2004 with the purpose of promoting the best writing of the Muslim web and exposing them to a greater number of readers. They are awarded annually based on the Islamic calendar. Nominations begin after Ramadan, with a panel of judges narrowing the […]

Confronting Islam: Shari’ah, the Constitution and American Muslims

Confronting Islam: Shari’ah, the Constitution and American Muslims University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender and Class Fall Symposium University of Maryland School of Law 500 W. Baltimore St. Baltimore, MD 21201 Friday, November 5th, 2010 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Nightmare on `Ilm Street

Live Class for Sisters: Tonight with Imam Suhaib!

SPREAD THE WORD! Sisters everywhere can tune in LIVE to MAS’s weekly class with Imam Suhaib Webb Mondays from 7 – 9pm (pst). Islamic Studies – Exclusively for Sisters This course will provide a comprehensive approach to Islamic Studies aiming to create a strong base of knowledge for sisters who will be future educators & leaders for our community. This course will be geared […]

Statement of American Imams & Community Leaders on Holocaust Denial

On August 7 – 11, eight of the most influential Imams and Muslim leaders in the U.S. made an historic trip to concentration camps in Germany and Poland. The trip was led by Rabbi Jack Bemporad of the Center for Interreligious Understanding (NJ), co-sponsored by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Germany). The Holocaust is a stark […]

The Winning Logo is…

Congratulations to Ahmed Abdelmageed and Heather Van Frankenhuyzen from the USA!

Introducing: the Glossary! is always working to see how it can better share information needed to bridge traditional scholarship with modern needs. With this in mind, the site has just added a reference glossary of key terms and acronyms. Check it out! >> GLOSSARY <<

Logo Competition – Vote Now!

JazakumAllahu khayran for participating! Voting is now closed. Logo 1: Ahmed Abdelmageed and Heather Van Frankenhuyzen (USA) Logo 2: Ahmed Abdelmageed and Heather Van Frankenhuyzen (USA) Logo 3: Zeina Midhat (Egypt) Logo 4: Zeina Midhat (Egypt) Logo 5: Asif Manzoor (Canada) Logo 6: Asif Manzoor (Canada)

Calling All Applicants! Internship 2010

Note: The application cycle for this internship has ended. However, if you’re interested in helping out with the blog, please send your resume to submissions[at]suhaibwebb[dot]com. Here’s your chance to work for an award-winning Muslim blog! Winner of the Brass Crescent Award for Best Muslim Blog of 2009, this website has been cited nationally in media […]

Summer Nights Has Begun!

Developing a Functioning Relationship with the Qur’an Update: This Class Starts Next Wednesday

Du`a’ for Sr. Octavia this Jumu`ah

وَلَنَبْلُوَنَّكُمْ بِشَيْءٍ مِنَ الْخَوْفِ وَالْجُوعِ وَنَقْصٍ مِنَ الْأَمْوَالِ وَالْأَنْفُسِ وَالثَّمَرَاتِ وَبَشِّرِ الصَّابِرِينَ * الَّذِينَ إِذَا أَصَابَتْهُمْ مُصِيبَةٌ قَالُوا إِنَّا لِلَّهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ * أُولَئِكَ عَلَيْهِمْ صَلَوَاتٌ مِنْ رَبِّهِمْ وَرَحْمَةٌ وَأُولَئِكَ هُمُ الْمُهْتَدُونَ “And We will surely test you with something of fear and hunger and a loss of wealth and lives and fruits, but […]

Introducing: Summer Nights 2010 (Register Here!)

Official Summer Nights Website We present to you a summer full of nightly lectures to rejuvenate your faith and gain knowledge of your religion. These will be FREE of charge, and will be conducted through webinars (online or by calling in). Our teachers and volunteers have worked very hard to organize this for you, so […]

Sign the Petition: Condemn the Gaza Flotilla Massacre

Update: Petition is closed and signatures have been sent to the White House! Last night, the Israeli Army attacked a convoy of ships destined to deliver humanitarian aid to the people of Gaza. The six boats included over 600 peace activists from over 50 nations and 10,000 tons of humanitarian aid. In the aftermath of […]