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Inspiration of the week: “My Lord, grant me wisdom, join me with the righteous; give me a good name among later generations; make me one of those given the Garden of Bliss.” - Qur'an, 26:83-85. [Rabbi hab lee hukman waalhiqnee bialssaliheena Waj’al lee lisana sidqin fee alakhireena Waj’alnee min warathati jannati anna’eem].

Princeton University
Muslim Life Program
in the Office of Religious Life

Assalamu'alaykum dear community, 


 I would like to welcome all of our new and returning students back to campus! It is wonderful to see everyone and we look forward to an amazing year, insha'Allah! Please mark your calendars for MLP's upcoming events this week and beyond. Details and links below. 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: 


VISION OF ISLAM with Shaykh Jihad Brown


an 8-session seminar exploring the foundations of Islam


starting WED SEPT 18 


7.30 PM, Location TBA 



 

Participants will be introduced to a re-engagement with the foundational principles of Islam from roots to worldview. We will explore the universal wisdom underpinning particular aspects of the religion and question common misconceptions.


 


Session One, September 18:

 Aims & purposes of religion in a meta-physical context


For complete syllabus, teacher's bio, and more info: 


https://www.facebook.com/mlpvisionofislam





Part of the Islamic Literacy Series | Everyone is welcome!  





FEATURED EVENT:

http://unveiledatprinceton.com/


 



http://unveiledatprinceton.com/



THURSDAY, SEPT. 12


Lunch with your chaplain


enjoy a relaxing meal and share food for thought with your chaplain, Imam Sohaib. Come to my office (Murray-Dodge, 2nd floor) and we'll go together from there. Call or text me if you'll join later, 708.945.8673. 


12 pm | 2nd Floor Murray-Dodge




FRIDAY, SEPT. 13


Jummah Experience: Nurturing Faith & Community


12.50 pm             Qur’anic Recitation with Hafiz Ismael Catovic ' 15

01.10 pm             First Adhan, Sunnah Prayers

 01.20 pm             Khutbah with Shaykh Jihad Brown on "Seeking Knowledge."


Murray-Dodge Hall, East Room  |  Everyone is welcome!




SATURDAY, SEPT. 14 


MLP - MSA Welcome Back BBQ! 


Reconnect with old and new friends over a fun and delicious BBQ as we welcome back students and meet the freshmen! 


Murray-Dodge Hall, Front Lawn |  Begins 1 PM  | Everyone is welcome!  





ISLAM IN CONVERSATION SERIES, FALL 2013


 


 



Facebook links for more info...




The Drone and the Thistle: How America's War on Terror Became a Global War on Tribal Islam

https://www.facebook.com/events/436401273139354/


A One-Woman Play, Unveiled, written and performed by playwright Rohina Malik  

https://www.facebook.com/events/346673108798957/





Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay  

https://www.facebook.com/events/414892011956014/





Ayad Akhtar, 2013 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Drama, On Faith, Identity, and Storytelling  


https://www.facebook.com/events/206200952882461/





The Wrong Kind of Muslim  


https://qasimrashid.eventbrite.com/





Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans and Dr. Ovamir Anjum on Debating & Determining God's Will in Islam


A 2-day learning intensive co-hosted with the ALIM Institute


FRI - SAT NOV 22 - 23 | FRI, 7 pm. SAT, 11 am - 7 pm. | Friend Center 101


https://www.facebook.com/events/514573681969435/





Lessons from Islamic History for Today  


https://www.facebook.com/events/389183691209912/





Conversation with Dr. Eddie Glaude & Dr. Sherman Jackson 


on Black Churches, Black Mosques, and the Politics of Race & Religion in America Today


https://www.facebook.com/events/570813809646122/





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