Masjidul Waritheen is a predominantly African American Muslim congregation housed in a converted church building located at 1700 47th Avenue.
Imam Faheem Shuaibe currently leads the congregation.
As the community is welcoming to newer Muslims, the education and spiritual needs are geared towards the earlier beginning aspects in the Faith.
All five daily prayers, as well as the weekly Friday Congregational Prayers are held across the street in the community center.
Services available include Sharia arbitration, Youth group, Women's program, Arabic classes, Qur'an classes, Lecture series, Interfaith dialogue, Homeless services, Drug counseling.
The congregation was previously located in the former home of Melrose Baptist Church one block west, but has relocated within the last few years..
Links and References
- Official Website ( http://masjidulwaritheen.org )
- 30 Mosques in 30 Nights - Visited Tuesday, August 14, 2012
- Salatomatic Profile Page