Dear Community members, We pray that you and your family are staying safe during the current health crisis. As you know the Islamic Center had to close down all in-person services again, in December, due to the rapid rise in Covid-19 numbers in Northwestern Ohio. Not only was there a large increase in cases in the greater community at that time, but there was and has been a significant increase in positive cases within our own community, ranging from minimal symptoms to those that are severely ill or have passed away. We pray for those members that are still suffering...read more
Assalamu alaikum, One of the most optimistic Ayahs in the Holy Qur'an states, "Indeed what is to come will be better for you than what has gone by." Qur'an 93:4 It is with genuine gratitude that I greet you at the end of this year. In a year that was globally challenging, I am overwhelmed with hope, thanks, and encouragement that the future looks promising and bright. On behalf of the ICGT Council, I am extremely honored and proud to share your fellowship. As we look back on the year that is about to end, I would like to thank you all...read more
We are pleased to share Dr. S. Amjad Hussain’s commencement speech for The University of Toledo’s 2020 College of Medicine and Life Sciences convocation ceremony. He was bestowed the honorary degree of Doctor of Science at the virtual commencement for his innumerable accomplishments in surgery and surgery research, teaching, writing, journalism, explorations, and calligraphy. Although we were unable to celebrate with him in person, we encourage you all to watch his uplifting and moving commencement speech. Click here for more information on Dr. Hussain and his accomplishments.read more
Mash'Allah, community members came out in full to celebrate Eid al-Adha and welcome Imam Ahmad Deeb. The Islamic Center was packed with new and old faces celebrating Eid at your masjid. The prayer, food, fellowship, and entertainment were all top-notch. People stayed on for hours outside the beautiful green rolling hill to have a fun time with their families. We will always strive hard to serve our amazing community and make you all happy and proud. For those who were unable to make Eid prayer, below is a link to the Imam's khutbah.
Imam Deeb's Eid al-Adha khutbah
Join us at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo as we gather for food and fellowship to wish Imam Eid Allah's blessings for his service to our community. We are deeply appreciative for his tenure at ICGT and for the role he and family played in building our community. We wish Imam Eid and his family the best as they move to their next journey. The luncheon will be Sunday, June 30th at 12:30 PM. Reservations are required for lunch and can be made by calling 419-874-3509 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org more
We all had a fantastic celebration at this amazing standing room only crowd, Mashallah! We wish you all a joyful Eid and we will see you again soon at your Islamic Center!read more