imams

Endowments Ministry dismisses 9 preachers over links to terrorist group
Egypt

Endowments Ministry dismisses 9 preachers over links to terrorist group

  The Ministry of Endowments ended the service of nine preachers from Sohag and Qalyubiya, a decision which prevents them…
Endowments Ministry instructs imams to prohibit participation in Jan 25 protests
Egypt

Endowments Ministry instructs imams to prohibit participation in Jan 25 protests

The Religious Endowments Ministry distributed a leaflet to mosques on Monday that instructs imams to prohibit participation in protests on January 25 during…
Imams can swim with foreigners to support tourism: Endowments Ministry
Egypt

Imams can swim with foreigners to support tourism: Endowments Ministry

The Religious Endowments Ministry has given imams permission to mingle with foreign tourists in Egypt's resort cities to support tourism…
Imam who claimed sainthood interrogated
Egypt

Imam who claimed sainthood interrogated

The Religious Endowments Ministry is interrogating one of its imams in Monufiya who had claimed sainthood and printed books promoting…
Ministry slammed for installing monitor cams in mosques
Egypt

Ministry slammed for installing monitor cams in mosques

The Endowments Ministry has raised observers’ ire with its plans to install monitoring cams at mosques, the latest measure in…
Influential Salafi preachers banned from Eid sermons
Egypt

Influential Salafi preachers banned from Eid sermons

The Ministry of Endowments has banned influential Salafi preachers Mohamed Hassan and Mohamed Hussein Yakoub from preaching during the Eid…
Endowments ministry: poisoning plots targeting Ramadan congregations
Egypt

Endowments ministry: poisoning plots targeting Ramadan congregations

The Ministry of Religious Endowments has announced it had received warnings from security authorities about alleged attempts to poison people…
Imams rewarded for attending anti-terrorism protest
Egypt

Imams rewarded for attending anti-terrorism protest

The Endowments Ministry has decided to distribute a monetary reward of LE120 to its imams who attended an anti-terrorism protest on…
Friday unified sermon prohibits Islamists’ planned demos
Egypt

Friday unified sermon prohibits Islamists’ planned demos

The Ministry of Endowments has warned against participation in Islamist anti-government protests set for 28 November through the Friday sermon…
Saudi Arabia, Kuwait tighten controls on clerics
World

Saudi Arabia, Kuwait tighten controls on clerics

Saudi Arabia and Kuwait have been quietly reining in their clerics on concerns that preachers could use their influence to…
Back to top button