Tag Archive: Imam

The Singapore Muslim Community And The Imam Issue

By Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir, Associate Professor of Sociology, Nanyang Technological University It is well-known that Singapore is a multi-religious society. The 2014 report by Pew named our city-state as the most religiously diverse among the 232 countries studied. What is…
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Commentary: There Is No Reason At All For Us To Triumph Over You (Non-Muslims)

Our brother, Ustaz Ahmad Muzzammil Shukri, came out with a pretty good explanation about the context of the imam’s sermon the other day.  He also agreed that when problem arises, MUIS should play a part in resolving or clarifying the…
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Religion Problem Should Be Settled By Religious Bodies: MUIS Can Do It

Assalamualaikum, Because of a video footage that was shared around Facebook, an imam at Masjid Jamae and Khairudin Aljunied become involved in a police investigation. The imam was alleged to have promoted ill will or violence against the Jews and…
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Shanmugam: Religious Preachers Who Attack Other Religions Won’t Be Tolerated

Religious preaching that encourages violence or pits one religion against another will not be tolerated in Singapore, said Minister for Home Affairs and Law K Shanmugam in Parliament on Friday (Mar 3). Referring to a video posted on social media…
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Imam At Masjid Jami’ Chulia Allegedly Cursed At Christians And Jews During Friday Prayers

This is a video, from the 6th January 2017, of the imam at Jami’ Chulia Mosque cursing Christians and Jews. This was during the Friday khuthbah. He did it again today. In summary, he said, “God Grant us victory over…
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