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The Ministry of Youth and Sports is organizing preaching convoys under the slogan of “Together we Protect Egypt” in all governorates from March 25 until April 25.
The shayks of the Azhar and the Ministry of Endowments have decided to intensify the mutual preaching convoys in Cairo and in other governorates that aim at spreading Islamic moderate thought and containing jihadist thought.
ʿAmrū Khālid was born in a well-off family in 1967 in Alexandria, Egypt. From 1998 onwards Khālid became a full time dāʿiyah as he expanded his enterprise to satellite-television with his first tele-preacher show. Khālid aims at a revival of the Arab world pointing to the current obvious...
The article is based on an interview with the well-known cleric Khālid al-Jindī.
There are meetings for monaqaba women all over Cairo in elevated neighborhoods like Maadi, Mohandesseen and Haram. These meetings are only for monaqaba women and the meetings are supervised by sheikhs most of whom have never studied at the Azhar. The sheikhs of these meetings tell people to do good...
The article gives different views on Sheikh Amr Khaled and his way of preaching. It also shows the criticism leveled at Christian journalist Mofied Fawzy because of his comments on Khaled and the issue of the veil, and how Fawzy responds to this criticism.
Supporters of Sheikh Amr Khaled praise his preaching and his efforts to teach youths their religion. His opponents believe he has shallow religious knowledge and thus is not qualified to preach. Al-Arabi attacks a Coptic journalist because he expressed his opinion on Khaled and the issue of the...
A well-known Christian journalist, Mufid Fawzy, described Sheikh Amr Khaled as Don Juan and Rasputin and associated his traveling to England with the decision of a young actress to remove her veil. His words were met with angry reactions. Khaled?s supporters started a new campaign to make the...
Ma?amoun Al-Hodeibi becomes general guide of the Muslim Brotherhood. The Saudi Minister of Interior said that the Brotherhood is the reason behind the problems in the Arab World and even the Islamic world. Al-Hodeibi says that the brothers in Saudi Arabia have never committed anything against the...
Al-Wafd and al-Usboa papers are positive toward the Yemeni Shaykh al-Habib al-Gafri and against the decision to deport him. Sout al-Ummah, however, believes that better than deporting him would be to disclose his deception. al-Musawwar interviews him on the reasons behind his deportation and his...
Rose Al-Yūssif and al-Musawar provided a background of Shaykh al-Ḥabīb al-Jifrī and how he started preaching in Egypt. The reasons for his deportation were unclear, but he claimed he was slandered and defamed. al-Musawar added an interview with him about the ḥijāb. Sawt al-'Umma attributes his...
Muḥammad Nāṣir discusses the idea of the Azhar having a satellite channel.
The article talks about the chaos of Fatwás being issued on TV by a number of unofficial Muftīs. It also mentions the statement of the Islamic Research Academy regarding these Fatwás which marks the end of the satellite Fatwás.
Muslim scholars express their views on the so-called "satellite channel Dā‘iyahs," and why they have wider popularity than the ones designated by the Ministry of Endowments.
The monopolized religious authority is an echo of the political monopolized authority and the result of hard financial conditions and regressing social and educational values.
The article presents three important questions that deal with the sensitive relationship between Christians and Muslims in Egypt.
Rose al-Youssef has taken upon itself to confront two recent, suspicious, religion-related phenomena. One is the new breed of Shaykh preaching in private homes. The other is the hypocritical defense of Islām in the face of a wave of offending literary works. There is now a third phenomenon...
‘Abd Allāh Kamāl defends the policy and aims of Rose al-Yūsuf, which has been strongly attacked after issuing a number of articles against dā‘iyah [Islamic preacher] ‘Amr Khālid and some Islamic concepts, such as Ḥijāb and Niqāb.
Mahmoud Samāhah examines the activities of the Islamic dā‘iyah cAmr Khālid on a number of Arab satellite channels, accusing him of seeking personal financial gain by distributing his programs to three different channels, while presenting almost the same content. Samāhah believes that Khālid has...
Diana al-Dabc investigates the rumors that the modern Islamic preacher ‘Amr Khālid is imitating the well-known evangelical pastor Rev. Sāmih Maurice and following his preaching style. She lists characteristics that show that the Muslim preacher is deeply influenced by evangelical methods of...

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