Entries by Erin

Look What We’ve Done in Just Six Years

Anniversaries are meant to be unforgettable. So when 8 November came around, our memory couldn’t be clearer of why this day is so important to us. It was on this day six (6) years ago that SeekersGuidance launched the Knowledge Without Barriers initiative. This ambitious yet necessary move to make all of our learning offerings […]

LIVE! Understanding Maturidi Kalam – Legacy, Present & Future

SeekersGuidance Global is honored to be facilitating the live streaming of the Kalam Research & Media Theology Conference direct from Amman Jordan this weekend. UNDERSTANDING MATURIDI KALAM: LEGACY, PRESENT & FUTURE CHALLENGES 28th-29th October 2017 Amman, Jordan 9am (Jordan) • 2am EST For over a millennia the Ash‘ari and Maturidi Schools of Theology have been one […]

The Ummah was Built in the Masjid – Remosqued with Shaykh Yasir Fahmy

Following is an excellent podcast from IMANWire. In this podcast Shaykh Yasir Fahmy discusses his journey from a Catholic prep school, to a career in venture capital, to studying sacred knowledge at Al-Azhar. Please subscribe to the podcast and visit www.imanwire.com for the latest articles and podcast episodes. Send any questions or comments to @imanwired on Twitter or [email protected]

Three Calls, One Answer…. A Message from Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

This week, Shaykh Faraz Rabbani received phone calls from three leading scholars, all unable to teach and transmit Islamic knowledge due to crises. This shows the urgency of the SeekersGuidance Global Islamic Seminary initiative. Support us in preserving and transmitting the Prophetic legacy. As-salam alaykum wa rahmatullah. I received three phone calls from three scholars in different […]

We Need $70K to Protect Our Future

Each month, SeekersGuidance Global financially supports scholars and students of knowledge in dire need. We need $70,000 every month to make sure our Islamic Scholars Fund can continue to assist them. Help us help them by giving generously, now. DONATE You can trust that your donation to the Islamic Scholars Fund is 100% Zakat-eligible and tax-deductible […]

FAQ for Eid al-Adha

The blessed day of Eid al-Adha is almost upon us. In preparation, here are a few resources to help you in the lead up to, and on the days of Eid. Related resources Friday Prayer Remains Obligatory if Eid Falls on a Friday The Fiqh of Eid al-Fitr & Eid al-Adha A Reader on Eid […]

SeekersGuidance Toronto is looking for an Operations Manager

The Operations Manager is responsible for the effective day-to-day functioning of the Hub in support of SeekersGuidance Toronto’s mission to connect transformative knowledge and spirituality with actionable community service and social engagement.  Located in Mississauga, this full-time position offers a great opportunity to play a leading role in the work of SeekersGuidance, while also presenting […]

Reflections on a 20 Year Journey by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 20 Years Since My Wife and I Went to Damascus Assalamu alaykum, This week marks 20 years since my wife (Ustadha Shireen Ahmed) and I headed out to Damascus. It was August 28, 1997. We had been married for a year, just graduated from the University of Toronto. With the direction and encouragement of […]