Dr. Iqbal Al-Nadvi (Mohammad Iqbal Masood Al-Nadvi) is the Chairperson of Canadian Council of Imams (Canada’s top imam) and the Amir (President) of Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Canada, a nation-wide Islamic organization that is striving “to build an Exemplary Canadian Muslim Community” by “total submission to Him [Allah] and through the propagation of true and universal message of ...
On April 11, 2017, the Canadian Council of Imams (CCI), the supreme religious authority for Sunni Muslims in Canada, issued a statement entitled “Messages in Sermons, Supplications and Service, A Reminder.”
In a March 26, 2017 one-on-one interview at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s annual policy conference in Washington, D.C., Stephen Harper told former CNN anchor Frank Sesno that the three greatest threats facing Israel today are the Iranian regime, the spread of Sunni jihadism in the Middle East and the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement.
Masjid Toronto mosque in downtown Toronto held on Saturday, February 25, 2017, an open house. The Youth Team at the mosque, which is affiliated with the Muslim Association of Canada (MAC), invited Canadians “to explore the mysteries behind ours doors… discover how a bank building became a place of worship [and[ learn about our community, history and culture.”
Ayman Elkasrawy, an imam (religious leader) at Masjid Toronto mosque (Dundas and Bay) and a Teaching Assistant at Ryerson University, tweeted an apology for the supplications he recited during Ramadan in 2016 in which he asked Allah to give Muslims victory over the infidels, annihilate the enemies of Islam and “purify Al-Aqsa Mosque from the filth of the Jews.”
Meir Weinstein, the national director of the Jewish Defense League Canada (JDL), announced that JDL’s activists are going to pay a visit to Masjid Toronto mosque in downtown Toronto in response to the supplications that have been recited by imams against non-Muslims and in support of Muslims who engage in jihad.