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. 

    • 1:00 – 1:20 Qur’anic Recitation
    • 1:20 – 1:30 Jumu‘ah Adhaan & Sunnahs
    • 1:30 – 1:50 Jumu‘ah Speech in English
    • 1:50 – 2:00 Jumu‘ah Announcements and Khutbah in Arabic
    • 2:00 – 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

January

Qur’anic Principles of Success
Islam – Life of Action I Islam – Life of Action II

February

Interfaith Fear – Fearful – Fearless
Organ Donation

March

Winter Blues – The Order & Power of Allah Always Honouring Our Mothers
Fathers Also Matter Managing Stress

April

Fear Of The World, But Certainty In Allah Backbone of Faith

May

The Pinnacle of Worship – Prostration Worldly Distractions & Focus
Ramadan of Habit or Faith-Love & Submission? Gifts of Ramadan

June

Eco-Green Ramadan Emotional Detox Ramadan
Reflections On A Departing Ramadan Football & The Game of Life
Working Towards The Everlasting Home

July

Family Remembering Srebrenica & It’s Lessons I
Remembering Srebrenica & It’s Lessons II 5 Advices From The Messenger SAW

August

Season of Hajj Steps & Rewards of Hajj
Results Day

September

Imaan, Hijrah & Jihad World Clean Up Day

October

November

   

December

   

khutbah_featuredThe 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…