WHY IS THE VOICE OF CONSCIENCE MUTED?

May 11th, 2016 A spate of bombings rocked Baghdad today, killing at least 90, with the ISIS terror group claiming responsibility for the carnage in all three areas of Baghdad. In the Kadhimia district, a car bombing killed at least 20 and wounded 37, in western part of Baghdad, another bomb blast killed

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Rajab, 1437

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful 8 April 2016 The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California announces that Saturday, April 9th, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Rajab, 1437.  During the sunset on Thursday, April 7th, the

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All of Humanity Suffers in the Suffering of the People of Brussels

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful March 22, 2016 Our grief and distress at the killing of innocents in Brussels is heartrending. The horrible act s of those who planned and perpetrated the atrocities is beyond comprehension or words of consolation. 

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi al-Thani

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful March 9th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Thursday, March 10, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Jamaadi al-Thani 1437 AH for the entire region of North America. This determination was made

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamaadi al-Awwal 1437/2016

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful February 9th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Wednesday, February 10, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Jamaadi al-Awwal 1437 AH for the entire region of North America. This determination was made is

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President Obama at the Islamic Society of Baltimore

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful February 7th, 2016 If you have not had a chance to listen to President Obama’s speech at the Islamic Society of Baltimore, please invest few minutes to listen to it. Click here to listen He shared

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi’ al-Thaani 1437

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful January 12th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Tuesday, January 12, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Rabi’ al-Thaani 1437 for the entire region of North America. This determination was made

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The Weapon of the Word is Stronger than Bullets

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful January 2nd, 2016 Shaykh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr – A man of non-violence meets a violent death at the hands of the Saudi regime. It is with deep shock and profound sadness that the Shia Muslim

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Act HR 158 – Urgent Action Needed

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Dear community brothers and sisters, The House of Representatives has recently passed legislation that may affect your right to freely travel to and from certain countries. We are asking that you please contact your State Senators

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