Advanced Fiqh al-Ibadat

(3 credit hours)

Instructor: Tamara Gray

Course Description: The study of the Fiqh of worship is a detailed overview of the rulings and opinions of the four major Sunni schools in the areas of Tahara, Salat, Fasting, Pilgrimage, and Zakat. The course will review the lives of the four primary Imams and the methodologies of their mathhabs: Imam Abu Hanifa, Imam Malik, Imam Shafi’ and Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal. The course will focus on modern and common questions of fiqh, ways Imams and religious leaders can manage questions of Fiqh in their congregations and communities, and practical advice in how to encourage healthy worship practices.

Hybrid Course: 10 online sessions on Mondays from 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM CST.

Two intensive weekends:

  • January 18, 2020: 5 PM – 9 PM
  • January 19, 2020: 8 AM – 4 PM
  • April 4, 2020: 5 PM – 9 PM
  • April 5, 2020: 8 AM – 4 PM

Location: Serene Plaza 811 S. Central Expressway, Suite 200, Richardson, TX 75080