We welcome and celebrate the return of Ramadan. We give thanks to God for this ever returning month of spiritual exertion, this month of charity and prayer, this month of solidarity and of fasting… Continue reading
I simply cannot be witness to the continuing bloodshed without bearing witness to truth, even though I realize that my perception or understanding of it is flawed, partial, in process… This is not… Continue reading
An evening of lecture and discussion on the journey of discovering the Divine Attributes in ourselves and our spiritual practice.
In the Qur’anic passage that recounts the covenant sealed between God and Abraham (2:124), God makes it clear that this special covenantal relationship will not reach or include those who perpetrate evil and oppression. So… Continue reading
Timothy J Gianotti June 19, 2016, Toronto For over a decade, I was blessed with the privilege of being one of two Muslim scholars/theologians who worked with Muhammad and Lonnie Ali, along… Continue reading
Reflecting upon the life, death, and enduring legacy of Muhammad Ali Timothy J Gianotti June 17, 2016 Exactly a week has passed since we laid Muhammad Ali’s meticulously and lovingly prepared body to… Continue reading
The Islamic Institute for Spiritual Formation joins its voice to the voices of Muslims worldwide and all peoples of healthy-minded religion in condemning the atrocities perpetrated against the innocent in Florida. We remind ourselves and… Continue reading