Zaid Shakir Lectures

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