Zaid Shakir Lectures

Be A Light In The World

Inspiration from Women who Struggle for Justice

In God We Trust

LGBTQ and Islam: Our Approach

Relationship With Allah, Ourselves and People

Fight for Those Giants On Whose Shoulders We Stand Today

Reality of The Unseen

Islam Suffices As A Blessing

How Deep is Your Love for God?

Why Muhammad ﷺ Is Great

Night of Power

Hayaa and Modesty

Return to Divine Guidance

Do All Lives Matter?

Defend Your Faith, Tradition, and Legacy

Fight Procrastination, Fight Satan’s Control

Adoring the Creator and Serving the Creation

Reflections on the Last Sermon

Go Big or Go Home

Struggling With the Self

Freedom From the Slavery of Sin

Being Mindful of Our Blessings

Where Is Allah?

Abraham: The Leader

Thinking Well of Others Relieves the Heart

10 Days of Dhul Hijjah

Love For Allah Does Not Come Cheap

Confront Challenging Days With Beautiful Patience

The Seven Types of Special People

After Life: Bliss or Torment?

Sunni-Shia Hatred: A Disease We Must Fight

Breaking Spiritual Silence

We Have To Be Strong

Defending Religion In A Time Of Atheism

Islam in Search of Muslims: What Can We Learn from the Life of Nelson Mandela?

Is it Time to Build an Ark? Noah, the Prophet of the Flood

Islam, Secularism, and Modernity

Allah (God) is all-sufficient for you

The Foundations of an American Muslim Antipoverty Movement

Tinkering with Religion in the Garage

Ramadan and Allah’s Mercy

Leadership: Lessons from the life of Abu Bakr

The Irony of Democracy: Can it be resolved?

Mercy: The Distinguishing Trait of Islam

The Great Bounties of Ashura


Jihad: A Just Struggle or Unjust Violence?

Seek the Means to Nearness

A Legacy of Pride

Preparing for The Last 10 Nights

Can We Talk About God?

Shielding our Hearts: Facebook, Twitter, & “Me” Generation

Enlisting for Action

Eid Khutbah (October 2009)

Obama and American Muslims: The Way Forward

Islam and the Global Future: Community or Chaos?

Reflections on Surah Al-‘Asr & Surah Al-Rahman

The Fast of Ramadan & the Furious Shaitan