Programs & Events

A Comprehensive Look at Marriage in Islam

The Lamppost Education Initiative is pleased to present this detailed online course on marriage in Islam. This online course provides rich details on specific aspects of marriage from a team of qualified Muslim-American scholars. The course is a collection of Lamppost seminars and webinars with Imam Zaid Shakir, Shaykh Muhammad Mendes, Imam Jihad Saafir along with new sessions with Ustadha Zaynab Ansari and Shaykh Abdullah bin Hamid Ali. Scholarships for qualified students are available

The course will include:

-Full details on the legal constructs of marriage according to the school of Imam Malik (ra). Based upon the famed Maliki text, ‘Al-Muqaddimah Al-’Izziyah’ by Shaykh Abu’l-Hasan al-Maliki ash-Shadhilli, with Shaykh Muhammad Mendes

-A focus on Marriage relationships with Imam Zaid Shakir and Ustadha Zaynab Ansari

-A look at Polygyny with Imam Jihad Saafir and Shaykh Muhammad Mendes

-Live Q&A Sessions with Shaykh Abdullah bin Hamid Ali

-A Final Exam with certificate of completions to be given to students who successfully pass

-and much more-Listen to some samples from the course below:

Shaykh Muhammad Mendes on Mut’ah Marriages

Imam Zaid Shakir on Sustaining Marriage Relationships

Shaykh Abdullah bin Hamid Ali on The Meaning of Marriage

September 17, 2014 - 1:00 am - December 21, 2014 - 1:00 am
Venue: Your own home at your own pace.

13th MAS-ICNA Annual Convention

Featured Guest Speakers:

Imam Zaid Shakir
Prof. Tariq Ramdan
Imam Suhaib Webb
Dr. Jamal Badawi
Imam Siraj Wahajj
Dr. Mohamed Nooh Al Qudah
Imam Omar Suleiman
Sheikh Yassir Fazaga
Kristiane Backer
Sh. Hamza Tzortzis
Sh. Yaser Birjas
Sr. Lobna Mulla
Hussain Kamani
Mohammed Zeyara
Dr. Hatem Bazian
Dr. Altaf Husain

Date: December 26-28, 2014

December 25, 2014 - 9:00 am - December 29, 2014 - 1:00 pm
Venue: McCormick Place 2301 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL


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