Friday Khutba Sermons

Join our Muslim community Friday congregational prayers. Khutba-Sermons, bilingual Arabic-English are delivered each Friday at 1:30 PM at the Zawiya Fellowship, Annoor Jami Mosque, 55 Victoria Avenue, Cambridge ON. All are welcome.

The Rich and the Poor

“O people! You are all in need of Allah, and Allah is the One Who has no needs. He is Self-Sufficient, and He is the Most worthy of Praises. Should it be His Will, He can do away with you altogether, and bring in a new creation. And that is not impossible for Allah to do that”. ﴾Qur’an 35:15﴿ يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ أَنتُمُ الْفُقَرَاءُ إِلَى اللَّهِ ۖ وَاللَّهُ هُوَ الْغَنِيُّ الْحَمِيدُ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday December 3rd, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 28th of Rabi’u Thani 1443 Hijri. More info

Know Yourself, Know Your Lord

“The submitted men and women in Islam, the believing men and women, the devout men and women, the truthful men and women, the men and women who endure their adverse circumstances with extreme patience, the reverent men and women, the charitable men and women, the fasting men and women, and those who guard their chastity among men and women, as well as those who maintain invoking the praises of their Lord among men and women, such ones Allah has prepared for them forgiveness and absolution [on the Day of Judgment], along with a magnificent reward. “. ﴾Quran 33:35﴿ إِنَّ الْمُسْلِمِينَ وَالْمُسْلِمَاتِ وَالْمُؤْمِنِينَ وَالْمُؤْمِنَاتِ وَالْقَانِتِينَ وَالْقَانِتَاتِ وَالصَّادِقِينَ وَالصَّادِقَاتِ وَالصَّابِرِينَ وَالصَّابِرَاتِ وَالْخَاشِعِينَ وَالْخَاشِعَاتِ وَالْمُتَصَدِّقِينَ وَالْمُتَصَدِّقَاتِ وَالصَّائِمِينَ وَالصَّائِمَاتِ وَالْحَافِظِينَ فُرُوجَهُمْ وَالْحَافِظَاتِ وَالذَّاكِرِينَ اللَّهَ... More info

He Is With You Wherever You Are

“When My servants ask you about Me, I am indeed near, and I surely answer the prayers of one who calls upon Me. Hence, they must respond to My call, and put their faith in Me in order to attain guidance and reach true understanding”. ﴾Quran 2:186﴿   وَإِذَا سَأَلَكَ عِبَادِي عَنِّي فَإِنِّي قَرِيبٌ ۖ أُجِيبُ دَعْوَةَ الدَّاعِ إِذَا دَعَانِ ‎ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday November 19th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 14th of Rabi’u Thani 1443 Hijri. More info

Invoke Allah’s Blessings On Me

“O people! A manifest proof has come to you from your Lord, and We have brought you down a manifest vivid Light [that cannot be denied]. As to those who now believe in the Divine Sovereign Lord, and hold firmly to Him, He will soon grant them His Mercy and Divine Grace, and He will guide them on Straight Path to Himself”. ﴾Quran 4:174-175﴿   يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ قَدْ جَاءَكُم بُرْهَانٌ مِّن رَّبِّكُمْ وَأَنزَلْنَا إِلَيْكُمْ نُورًا مُّبِينًا ‎ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday November 12th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 7th of Rabi’u Thani 1443 Hijri. More info

The Abode of Permanent Destiny

“O my people! Life in this down world is merely a passing burden-bearing comfort, and the hereafter is the true abode of permanency”. ﴾Quran 40:39﴿   إِنَّمَا هَٰذِهِ الْحَيَاةُ الدُّنْيَا مَتَاعٌ وَإِنَّ الْآخِرَةَ هِيَ دَارُ الْقَرَارِ ‎ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday November 5th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 30th of Rabi’ul Awwal 1443 Hijri. More info

Be Grateful To Your Lord

Say: “My Salãt prayers, my devotion, my sacrifices, my life and my death are all dedicated to the Divine Sovereign Lord of all creation.”  “He has no associate [or partner]. This is what I was commanded to follow, and I am the first to submit [to Him].” ﴾Quran 7:162-163﴿   لَا شَرِيكَ لَهُ ۖ وَبِذَٰلِكَ أُمِرْتُ وَأَنَا أَوَّلُ الْمُسْلِمِينَ ‎* قُلْ إِنَّ صَلَاتِي وَنُسُكِي وَمَحْيَايَ وَمَمَاتِي لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ ‎ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday October 29th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 23rd of Rabi’ul Awwal 1443 Hijri. More info

Signs Of the Closing Chapter

Omar Bin Al-Khattab (ral) said: “I am not concerned in which condition I wake up in the morning, whether it is something I like or something I dislike, for I do not know which of the two will eventually bring me more benefits and happiness”. :سيدنا عمر بن الخطاب رضي الله عنه كان يَقُولُ “لَا أُبَالِي عَلَى أَيِّ حَالٍ أُصْبِحُ، عَلَى مَا أَكْرَهُ أَوْ عَلَى مَا أُحِبُّ لِأَنَّهُ لَا أَدْرِي الْخَيْرَ فِي أَيُّهُمَا“ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday October 22th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 16th of Rabi’ul Awwal 1443 Hijri. More info

Mawlidu-Nabawi Shareef 1443h.

“Allah promised the believing men and women gardens beneath which rivers flow. That is where they will dwell forever, in beautiful mansions inside gardens of supreme delights, and Allah’s satisfaction with them is a even greater reward. Such is truly the most awesome win”. (Qur’an 9:72) وَعَدَ اللَّهُ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ وَالْمُؤْمِنَاتِ جَنَّاتٍ تَجْرِي مِن تَحْتِهَا الْأَنْهَارُ خَالِدِينَ فِيهَا وَمَسَاكِنَ طَيِّبَةً فِي جَنَّاتِ عَدْنٍ ۚ وَرِضْوَانٌ مِّنَ اللَّهِ أَكْبَرُ ۚ ذَٰلِكَ هُوَ الْفَوْزُ الْعَظِيمُ Eid Meelaadu Nabi [صلى الله عليه وسلم] Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Sunday October 17th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 11th of Rabi’ul Awwal 1443 Hijri. More info

Children of the Hereafter

“Some of you crave to bask in the pleasures of this world, and others seek the reward of the hereafter”. (Quran 3:152) مِنكُم مَّن يُرِيدُ الدُّنْيَا وَمِنكُم مَّن يُرِيدُ الْآخِرَةَ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday October 15th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 9th of Rabi’ul Awwal 1443 Hijri. More info

Ask Allah To Forgive You

“You see them bowing and prostrating themselves always soliciting the favors and pleasure of Allah. Their faces hold the marks of their prostration [before their Lord]”. رُكَّعًا سُجَّدًا يَبْتَغُونَ فَضْلًا مِّنَ اللَّهِ وَرِضْوَانًا ۖ سِيمَاهُمْ فِي وُجُوهِهِم مِّنْ أَثَرِ السُّجُودِ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday September 30th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 23th of Safar 1443 Hijri. More info

Hijra To Allah and To His Messenger

Ibn Mas’oud (ral) narrated: “Whoever wishes to be happy in a state of Islam the day he meets Allah , he should maintain offering his Salāt-prayers regularly where the call is sounded”. مَنْ سَرَّهُ أَنْ يَلْقَى اللهَ غَدًا مُسْلِمًا فَلْيُحَافِظْ عَلَى هَؤُلَاءِ الصَّلَوَاتِ حَيْثُ يُنَادَى بِهِنَّ Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday September 24th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 17th of Safar 1443 Hijri. More info

Piling Up Minor Sins

The Prophet (SAL) said: “The believer sees in his sins as a mountain he fears may fall on him, while the profligate sees his sins like a fly which has passed over his nose and which he has brushed away with his hand”. إِنَّ الْمُؤْمِنَ يَرَى ذُنُوبَهُ كَأَنَّهُ قَاعِدٌ تَحْتَ جَبَلٍ يَخَافُ أَنْ يَقَعَ عَلَيْهِ وَإِنَّ الْفَاجِرَ يَرَى ذُنُوبَهُ كَذُبَابٍ مَرَّ عَلَى أَنْفِهِ فَقَالَ بِهِ هَكَذَا Friday Khutba by Shaykh Al-Akili on Friday September 17th, 2021 C.E. at Annoor Jami Mosque, the 10th of Safar 1443 Hijri. More info