tumblr_ltq69zlFPr1qglbpxo1_500The day of Jumu‘ah functions as the focal point and axis for the entire Muslim community. They gather and reconnect with the majestic and timeless words of Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta ‘Ala and find guidance and meaning in the life of the Prophet Salla Allahu ‘Alayhi Wa Sallama. To enable the effective delivery of the true message of Islam the Imam delivers Jumu‘ah in three different languages to cater for all the congregants. To further engage the congregants and enable the spread of the Jumu‘ah message, the Imam at Ashton Central Mosque delivers the speeches and Khutbah with a Power Point Presentation, which can be downloaded from the webpage below. 

    • 12:00 – 12:20 Qur’anic Recitation
    • 12:20 – 12:30 Jumu‘ah Adhaan & Sunnahs
    • 12:30 – 12:50 Jumu‘ah Speech in English
    • 12:50 – 1:00 Jumu‘ah Announcements and Khutbah in Arabic
    • 1:00 – Jumu‘ah Salah Begins
    • To request a Jumu‘ah topic, have a question answered on Jumu‘ah or feedback and comments, please contact the Imam on: imam_gm@yahoo.co.uk
    • Friday Sermons 2014 Archive
    • Friday Sermons 2015 Archive
    • Friday Sermons 2016 Archive

2017 Khutbas

06.01.17 A New Start With Forgiveness & Pardon 13.01.17 Reckoning Questions Part I
20.01.17 Beauty of Islam in Calligraphy 27.01.17 Reckoning Questions Part II
03.02.17 Reckoning Questions Part III 10.02.17 The 7 Under The Shade of Allah Part I
17.02.17 The 7 Under The Shade of Allah Part II 24.02.17 The 7 Under The Shade of Allah Part III
03.03.17 The 7 Under The Shade of Allah Part IIII  10.03.17 An Open Invitation To Forgiveness
17.03.17 Lessons of Surah al-Kahf Part I 24.03.17 Lessons of Surah al-Kahf Part II
24.03.17 Condemning All Innocent Killings                                               31.03.17 Lessons of Surah al-Kahf Part III
07.04.17 Lessons of Surah al-Kahf Part IIII 14.04.17 Become Servants of Allah – First and Foremost
21.04.17 Salah
12.05.17 Never Worry Part I 19.05.17 Never Worry Part II
26.05.17 A Golden Ramadan
02.06.17 Season of Khair 09.06.17 The Elite, Moderate & Loser in Ramadan
16.06.17 Own A House in Heaven 23.06.17 Acceptance of Ramadan
07.07.17 Taking Care Of Your Health 14.07.17 Solution To Problems
21.07.17 Do We Like Advice 28.07.17 Healing From Grief I
04.08.17 Healing From Grief II 11.08.17 Regret I
18.08.17 Regret II Season of Hajj 25.08.17
01.09.17 Continuing The Spirit of Hajj 08.09.17 A Good & A Bad Death
15.09.17 Stopping Zulm 22.09.17 New Islamic Year & Change
29.09.17 The Greatness of Imam Hussain
6.10.17 Four Trials of Dajjal  
27.10.17 Servanthood – First and Foremost
03.11.17 Teaching Love Of The Prophet To Our Families 10.11.17 Prophetic Advice
17.11.17 Surah Al-Duha & Life Lessons
08.12.17 Umrah Reflections 15.12.17 Sanctity, Blessings & Honour of Al-Quds

The Spirit of Jumu’ah

Rhetoric is “one of the tools of calling people to Allah and one of the most important educational, coaching and influential means. It also has many fruits to yield such as; resolving conflicts, ending clashes, calming angry souls, spurring the fervour of apathetic souls, restoring rights, the voice of the wronged and the tongue of guidance. Rhetoric ignites the fervour of the armies, pushes them to pursue death and empowers their moral vigour” Read More…



Top Ten Khateebs; Killing Fridays

Every Friday morning, Muslims with a Y chromosome (and a bunch with two X’s) around the globe get ready for their weekly trip to the Mosque for a sermon, or “khutbah” as we call it. For some, it’s a wonderful opportunity to get a much-needed inspiration-boost and “īmān-rush” to last until next week… …and for most, it’s a wonderful opportunity to catch a nap while in an awkward sitting position, or find new fascination with pocket lint or wayward strings jutting out of our clothes, or even discover how pretty the Mosque carpet designs are. Read More…