The Manukau mosque was a popular training hangout of Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga and his team while he was based at the Avondale with his FIANZ sponsored prison visiting ministry. Kiwi Muslims are quick to point out that the main victims of Islamic terrorism overseas, after the ethnic cleansing of Christians, are Muslims themselves. There is… Continue reading Islamic community in south Auckland want armed police.
Controversial Imam’s mosque introduces “Mana Islam”. When talking about religion we non-Muslims talk about conversion and converts but Muslims talk about reverts instead. The reasoning behind this is that they believe that all people are born with a natural faith in Allah. According to Islam, children are born with an innate sense of submission to… Continue reading Controversial Imam’s mosque introduces “Mana Islam”.
Sheikh Dr Mohammad Anwar Sahib has been widely condemned for his antisemitic and misogynistic comments. He has now been permanently stood down from his role as secretary of the Federation of Islamic Associations of NZ’s religious advisory board and is under investigation by the Human Rights Commission. However, a number of questions remain. Why was… Continue reading Dismissed Sheikh still in charge of At-Taqwa Mosque: A cause for concern.
Dr Mohammad Anwar Sahib speaks at the At-Taqwa mosque in south Auckland. An Auckland Imam who was criticised for hate speech against Jews has been permanently stood down from the Federation of Islamic Associations of NZ. Dr Mohammad Anwar Sahib was the Secretary for the Ulama Board, the Federation’s religious advisory board. His employment was terminated on Wednesday… Continue reading Auckland Imam permanently stood down after anti-Semitic speeches.
Flashback: April 10, 2011 SIS spying on mosques revealed Spy vs spy: Charles Wardle says he found the SIS egotistical and aimless. Testimony from a man serving a life sentence for his role in the Mumbai terror attacks revealed a Kiwi connection. Michael Field meets the man who once trained to be a terrorist before… Continue reading SIS spying on mosques revealed