President of the UN GA Lauds Al-Azhar’s Role in Spreading Peace and Countering Terrorism

     Heading a high-profile UN delegation including Mr. Richard Dicktus, UN Resident Coordinator in Cairo, Mr. Kawabina Osei Dankwa, Chef de Cabinet to the President of the UN GA and a number of the UN advisors, Her Excellency...

Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Condemns the Terrorist Bombing Targeting a Mosque in Baghdad

     Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns the terrorist bombing that targeted a mosque in the east of Baghdad during Friday Prayer, leaving 4, at least, dead and more than 20 others injured. Al-Azhar asserts that targeting...

“Al-Azhar’s denouncement of Christchurch attacks as a terrorist act had a positive influence on how the international community dealt with the...

     The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Prof. Ahmed Al-Tayeb received, on Monday, Sheikh Gamal Fouda, Imam of Al-Noor Mosque wherein the New Zealand massacre took place. The Grand Imam said that Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns...

"Arabhood of Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque is not to be negotiated," Al-Azhar says

     Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns the repeated practices of storming Al-Aqsa Mosque through Al-Magharibah Gate by the Israeli settlers to perform their Talmudic rituals today, Sunday, and tomorrow, amid facilitations...

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Moderation in Islam
Moderation is one of the main values fostered by Islam. It is one of the objectives that Shariah came to promote in Muslims’ lives, as Ibn Ashur said, “Moderation is the first and foremost objective of Shari’ah.”[1] The...
Wednesday, 22 May, 2019
Islam: A Religion Misunderstood by Others
     A well-established fact in Islam is that Prophet Muhammad, like all the Prophets and Messengers before him, calls for the same monotheistic message that clearly declares Allah, the Almighty, as the only True God deserved...
Wednesday, 15 May, 2019
Does Western Media Affect Hate Speech and Acceptance of the Other?
     All forms of media, whether audio-visual or written, are keen on attracting a large sector of audience. Therefore, they pay greater attention to the tragic and unusual events and incidents which attract large numbers of...
Sunday, 12 May, 2019
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A Reply to the Allegation that Killing Policemen and the Armed Forces Men is Jihad!!!
     The concept of Jihad in Islam has nothing to do with such allegation posed by those criminal terrorists. Jihad, in essence, communicates a true, spiritual meaning that cannot be understood by those criminal killers. It...
Sunday, 22 October, 2017
Dar al-Harb (Abode of War)
Their Allowance of Killing Non-Muslims in Non-Muslim Countries and Leaving Their Homelands as Abodes of War (Dar al-Harb) to join ISIS (To them) this is the Islamic homeland. This is similar to what is going on in European countries because of...
Friday, 11 August, 2017
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