AGENDA: PRAYERS FOR QUEBEC CITY MOSQUE VICTIMS - TODAY @AKRAM JOMAA 6PM

TODAY: PRAYERS FOR QUEBEC CITY MOSQUE VICTIMS

AGENDA

Event is open to the General Public & Media

Starts at 6pm at Akram Jomaa Center – 2612 37 Avenue NE Calgary

  • Opening and Welcome by MC Brothers Mansour Shouman, MCC Media, Youth and Outreach Director & Junaid Mahoon, President Islamic Center of South Calgary (2 mins)
  • Recitation of verses from the Holy Quran: Sheikh Mohammad Yusuf (3 mins)
  • Spiritual strengthening and prayer for victims by Sheikh Jamal Hammoud, Senior Imam of MCC (5 mins)
  • We stand united against Terror: Message from MCC Chairman AbdulJalil Kadri (3 mins)
  • Unity & Diversity- our Strength: Dr. Abdul Rahman, Chairman Islamic Association of NW Calgary (3 mins)
  • Key Note Speaker Sister Saima Jamal; Community activist and prominent leader of Muslim Community (5 mins)
  • Introduction of Interfaith team by Sister Saima Jamal;
    • Adrian Martens, Roman Catholic Deacon (5 mins)
    • Parmeet Singh, President of Dashmesh Culture Centre (5 mins)
    • Rabbi Joshua Corber, Beth Tzedec Synagogue (5 mins)
  • Message from the Alberta Legislature: Ms. Sandra Jansen (ND). MLA for Calgary-North West or Karen McPherson, MLA Calgary Bow (5 mins)
  • Message from the Mayor of Calgary: Naheed Nenshi (5 mins)
  • Message from the Calgary Police (5 mins)
  • Message from the RCMP (5 mins)
  • Speech by Sheikh Navaid Aziz: Islamic Information Society of Calgary. (5 mins)
  • Concluding remarks and Dua by Sheikh Fayaz Tilly; MCC Senior Imam Calgary & University of Calgary Chaplain. (5 mins)
  • Adjournment & Social exchange and Refreshments