‘Prayer for Peace’ – Interfaith Iftar Events

On the eve of the tenth anniversary of 7/7, on 6th July 2015, the Muslim Council of Britain will hold a national peace iftar (breaking of fast) at the Islamic Cultural Centre, Regent’s Park from 1930. Muslims will be joined by faith leaders in this united act of solidarity. In this event, the MCB hopes to convene friends from Muslim and interfaith communities who … Read More

Friday Sermon to Remember Victims of Terrorism

Following a terrible week of Daesh-inspired violence, and in the run-up to the tenth anniversary of the 7/7 London Bombings, the Muslim Council of Britaintomorrow a sermon of peace. At Friday prayers, imams will be urged to discuss the anniversary and the week’s events, reminding people ‘that these killers do not respect the sanctity of life as laid down in … Read More

National Citizenship Service (NCS)

Interfaith NCS Specifically designed to meet the needs of Muslim Young people Recognised by UCAS Apply now for Free* at www.interfaithncs.org ‎10th – 28th August 2015 [not including weekends] ‎Just 30 spaces left for Muslim Young people in school years 11&12   The MCB is pleased to endorse the Interfaith National Citizenship Service (NCS) programme. The specialist and national award winning Interfaith NCS programme is … Read More

To Defend Our Beloved Prophet, Let Us Exemplify His True Ideals Say Imams

Following the shocking murders in Paris, condemned by Muslims all over the world, and subsequent moves to depict the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ once again, Imams from the UK and abroad have come together to issue the following advice to those concerned about the depiction. 1.    For Muslims, love of the Prophet ( ﷺ peace be upon him) is a NECESSARY part … Read More

Muslim Council of Britain backs Archbishop’s call to increase support for the UK hungry

08 December 2014 The Muslim Council of Britain backs the Archbishop of Canterbury call on our government to do more to support those who find themselves hungry in this time of economic hardship and austerity. The Archbishop’s call comes as an All-Party Parliamentary Committee today proposes urgent recommendations to tackle food poverty and hunger. The Secretary General of the MCB, Dr … Read More

Five Things You Can Do to Help the People of Gaza

So far, the people of Gaza are earning a respite from the brutality of the Israeli war machine. We pray to Allah that the guns are silent for longer. In the meantime, the people of Gaza are counting the cost of this conflict, hospitals and shelters have been bombed, and the Israeli siege on Gaza means essential supplies are hard … Read More