Islamic Center for PEACE

 

 
          Promoting Education, Cooperation, and PEACE

In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

 

To enhance the understanding of Islam and help build bridges of community and cooperation

The Islamic Center for PEACE presents:

 Islam: A Religion and a Way of Life

 You’ve heard plenty about us. Now it’s time to hear from us. 

Every lecture will be followed by equal time for questions and answers.

Subjects and Dates of Presentations

1. Class 1                     

- General introduction to Islam

- Islam as a monotheistic religion

- Pillars of Islam and Pillars of the faith

- Sources for Islamic laws and creeds

2. Class 2     

- The Quran (God’s last revelation to mankind)

3. Class 3     

- Mohammad (God’s last prophet and messenger)                        

4. Class 4        

- Islamic History

- Islamic civilizations and contributions

5. Class 5        

- The role and status of women in Islam

- Past and modern roles of women in Islamic societies

6. Class 6        

- Main branches of Islam (Sunni, Shi’a…)

- Islamic views of other religions

- Islam and the “clash of civilizations” (Jihad, Fatwa...)

Times of Presentations:   6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Islamic Center for PEACE and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at the Naples Regional Library.

 Location:  Islamic Center for PEACE.  2056 Linhart Ave. Fort Myers, FL  33901 or the Naples Regional Library (CHECK THE CALENDER)

Contact:   Mohamed Al-Darsani. Ph. 239-671-1761 email: madarsani@yahoo.com

   The course is free.

Please call or e-mail for reservation or more information.