A BRIEF PROFILE

DR. ABU AMEENAH BILAL PHILIPS

FOUNDER & DEAN OF ISLAMIC ONLINE UNIVERSITY
http://bais.islamiconlineuniversity.com/

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Twahir Hussein Kassim BSc IT (Hons) Youth of Mombasa Presented as a requirement to host Forum for students at Mombasa Polytechic University College The Official Website of Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips www.bilalphilips.com 25th January 2012

... thus the choice of Mombasa Polytechnic University College as a venue being the cradle of higher learning in the coastal region and its historical beginnings. and a lecturer of Arabic and Islamic studies in the American University in Dubai........................ UK...... then to the University of Wales............... 4 Introduction Muslim Youth in Kenya have invited the world renown scholar to Kenya in view of challenging the minds of the youth and forging them to be better World citizens..... and an MA in Islamic Theology in Riyadh................. Dr Bilal became a teacher of Islamic studies for 10 years in an Islamic High School............... During this trip it has been planned that he holds a lecture at the Mombasa Polytechnic – giving credence to the Importance of Ilm (knowledge) in our daily life........ Abu Ameenah Philips ................................................ Abu Ameenah Philips Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips is a Jamaican Canadian Islamic Scholar who converted to Islam in the early seventies after journeying politically and intellectually from Christianity to Communism..... 1 Brief Introduction to Dr.............. This journey took him to Saudi Arabia where he completed a BA in Islamic studies in Madeenah...................... Manaret Riyadh............................................ 1 Books Authored ...................... Shortly after his reversion to Islam.................. 3 Some links on Dr................Dr........ Brief Introduction to Dr...................... where he completed a PhD in Islamic Theology in the early nineties................... for another 10 years.................................................... UAE........... he embarked on a spiritual academic journey to the other side of the world seeking Islamic knowledge.. During his 10 years in the UAE............................................... After graduation from Madeenah..... he founded and 1|Page ........ Abu ameenah Bilal Philps .............. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips – A brief Profile Table of Contents Introduction.. It is envisaged that he will meet with students and scholars to exchange views.....

UK. and the Deen Show. 2|Page .islamiconlineuniversity. Dr Bilal subsequently founded and headed. More recently. India. Huda TV. who’s Chancellor is Shaikh Dr. and how much work has to be done for Islam. Chicago. UAE.in) in Chennai. Doha.000 registered students from over 177 different countries world wide.com).kiu. Eid Charity. an accredited tuition-free BA in Islamic Studies degree course at the Islamic Online University (bais.” In 2002 Dr Philips founded and headed the Islamic studies department of Preston University.org).islamiconlineuniversity. ‘Abdur-Rahman ibn ‘Abdil-Azeez Al Sudais and who’s President of the board of trustees is Shaikh ‘Abdul-Azeez ibn ‘Abdullah Al Shaikh. In March of this year (2010) Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips launched.pdf). and established and directed Preston International College (www. Islam Channel. Sharjah TV for ten years. Omdurman Islamic University. and during his subsequent 7 years in Qatar he has been an Islamic consultant and lecturer for the Islamic Information wing of Sh. Dr Bilal Philips founded and headed the College of Da’wah and Islamic Culture (English Section). for the first time in history.prestonchennai. the English medium Islamic studies department of Knowledge International University (www. says Bilal Philips. and for which he was included in the Jordanian publication. Qatar. Mufti of Saudi Arabia. Sudan. USA. in 2008. as well as Peace TV. while simultaneously launching the Islamic Online University (www.jo/muslim500v-1L. “There is no time for holidays”.ac.Dr.com) which is currently offering free Islamic courses to over 30. “when you realise how little time there is. and in 2007 he founded and headed the Islamic Studies Academy. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips – A brief Profile taught at the Islamic Information Center in Dubai. He has also edited and published the 56 book Eemaan Reading Series for children and presented Islamic programs for a number of years on Riyadh Channel 2TV. Dr Bilal Philips has written. in 2009. The 500 Most Influential Muslims (rissc. translated and commented on over 50 published books on various Islamic topics. Ajman.

Islamic Studies Book 3 12. The Evolution of Fiqh 24. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips – A brief Profile Books Authored 1. Did God Become Man 5. The Book of Monotheism 21. The Exorcist Tradition in Islam 22. Islamic Studies Book4 13. The Fundamentals of Tawheed 27. Dream Interpretation 6. Riyaa – The Hidden Shirk 15. The True Religion of God 32. Islamic Studies Book 1 10. A Commentary on Ibnudaamahs Radiance of Faith 2. Arabic Grammar Made Easy 3. The Ansar Cult in America 19. Arabic Reading and Writing Made Easy 4. Islamic Studies Book 2 11.Dr. The Foundations of Islamic Studies 26. Islamic Rules On Menstruation and Post-Natal Bleeding 9. Tauhid 23. The Best in Islam 20. Tafseer Soorah Al-Hujuraat 18. The True Message of Jesus Christ 31. Usool Al Hadeeth 3|Page . The Purpose of Creation 29. The Quran's Numerical Miracle: Hoax and Heresy 30. Funeral Rites in Islam 7. Salvation Through Repentance 16. Hajj and Umrah 8. The Purpose of Creation 28. The Evolution of Fiqh 25. Polygamy in Islam 14. Studies in Islam 17.

http://www.com http://blog.Dr.htm http://bais. 4. Abu ameenah Bilal Philps 1. 3.bilalphilips.com/Bilal%20Philips.com/speaker/bilal-philips http://www.com/ilm/purification/0042.htm http://www.com/ http://www. Quran and Modern Science Some links on Dr.com/ 4|Page . 6. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips – A brief Profile 33.islamiconlineuniversity.sunnahonline. 5.bilalphilips. A Simple Call To One God 36.halaltube. Usool Al Tafseer 35. Usool Al Fiqh 34.famousmuslims. 2.

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