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General Body Meeting And Shura Elections 2017

Assalaam Alaikum Warahmatullah Wa Barkatahu,

Insha’Allah the Muslim Community of New Jersey will hold its 3rd quarter General Body meeting and Shura Election at MCNJ Masjid Bab-al-Rahmah in Fords, NJ on SaturdayNovember 4 2017 between Maghrib and Isha.

All paid MCNJ members for the past one year or longer are eligible to stand in the election, nominate a candidate and vote for a candidate.
The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  • Recitation of Qu’ran
  • President’s Welcome and Address
  • Finance Update
  • General Discussion/Q&A session
  • Election Polling will continue between Maghrib & Isha
  • Isha Salah
  • Polling Results Announced

Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Nomination need to be made by 1 registered member
  • Should be current registered member since September 2016
  • Nomination forms are available upon request from Br. Ozair Omarzai & Br .Najeeb or Download it from here
  • Submit the completed form to Br. Ozair Omarzai & Br. Najeeb by Oct 18, Maghrib salah.
  • The list of eligible nominees will be posted on Oct 21, insha’Allah

Dear brothers and sisters, please make every attempt to participate in the meeting, insha’Allah

Eid Block Party on Sat 9th Sept

MCNJ invites everyone to Eid-Ul-Adha Block party on Saturday,  9th September from  (1:00 to 5:00 pm)  for a afternoon of fun and food to celebrate Eid-Ul-Adha.

Eid Party Flyer FDFeaturing:
Kids Rides and Fun Activities
Ice Cream and Popcorn
Bouncy Castle, Petting Zoo
Food and Clothes Vendors
Come and enjoy some community fun!

You are kindly requested to please bring soda, juice and dessert or rice dishes

Venue: Masjid Bab-e -Rahmat  Fords, NJ
Date: Saturday Sept 9th
Time: 1:00 to 5:00pm

Jazak’Allah Khair

Eid-ul-Adha Salah Details Sept 1st 2017

EID UL-ADHA is on Friday  September 1st 2017

Eid Salahmerrillpark
Prayer at 8:00 AM
Merrill Park
Fairview Avenue, Woodbridge NJ

Please do following:

  • Bring your own prayer mats
  • Please come with wadhu
  • Follow instructions by Park Rangers & Volunteers
  • Bring chairs if needed
  • Car pool to reduce traffic
  • Donate generously to cover expenses.

Parking is FREE

Eid-ul-Adha on Friday Sept 1st, Eid Mubarak!

Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatu Allahi wa barakaatuhu,

High Judicial Council of Saudi Arabia declared that Dhul-Qidah completes 30 days and Dhul Hijjah will start tomorrow Wednesday August 23Day of Arafah (9th Dhul Hajj) will be on Thursday August 31st and Eid-ul-Adha (10th Dhul Hajj) will be celebrated on Friday September 1st, 2017 Insha’Allah.

May Allah Subhanahu wa ta’ala accept Hajj from those who will be performing it this year and accept all their prayers. Ameen!

EID Salah details will be published soon.

Jazak’Allah Khair
MCNJ Administration

 

MCNJ General Body Meeting on Friday, August 4th, 2017 After Magrib

Assalaam Alaikum Warahmatullah Wa Barkatahu,

Insha’Allah, the Muslim Community of New Jersey will hold its quarterly General Body meeting at Masjid Bab-al-Rahmah, Fords, New Jersey

On Friday August 4th, 2017 After Magrib Salah

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  • Recitation of Qu’ran
  • President’s Welcome and Address
  • Committee Updates
  • General Discussion/Q&A Session

Dear brothers and sisters, please make every attempt to participate in the meeting, Insha’Allah.

  • General Body meeting is an opportunity to get to know Shura
  • Platform for community to ask questions to Shura
  • Participate in MCNJ general affairs of community
  • Convey ideas for betterment of community
  • Advice how Shura can serve the community in best way possible
  • Inculcate transparency and accountability for those who are responsible to serve the community.

Eid Mubarak! Eid-ul-Fitr on Sunday, June 25th

Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatu Allahi wa barakaatuhu,

The Central Jersey Hijri Calendar Committee announced that the Shawwal moon was signted in the Haramain (Saudi Arabia) and therefore Eid-ul-Fitr will insha’Allah be on Sunday, June 25th.

Eid Mubarak to you and your family! May Allah SWT make this Eid a blessed one for our community, Muslim ummah and the entire humankind. On this holy and joyous occasion May the blessings of almighty Allah come down on your shoulders and may you enjoy a very Happy Eid this year and in the years to come.

Kullu Am wa Antum Bi Khair
كل عام و انتم بخير

Eid Salah Location: Iselin Middle School 
900 Panther Way, Iselin, NJ 08830

Salah Timings: 
Ist Prayer at 8:00 AM
2nd Prayer at 9:30 AM
Please do following:

  • Bring your own prayer mats
  • Please come with wadhu
  • Follow instructions from volunteers
  • Bring chairs if needed
  • Car pool to reduce traffic
  • Donate generously to cover expenses.

Please pay your Fitra (Zakatul Fitr) before Eid Prayers
Fitra is a minimum of $10 per person and it should be given for every member of the family. Click here to pay online

Parking Map

MCNJ Administration would like to express deepest gratitude to everyone who have donated, supported and volunteered during the month of Ramadan. We cannot thank you enough for your generous donations, as well as all of your prayers and support. MCNJ looks forward to your continued support and help.

We appreciate your valuable feedback to serve you better and improve our services.

Jazak’Allah Khair
MCNJ Administration

Ramadan Mubarak! Starts From Saturday May 27th 2017

Ramadan Mubarak, Ramadan Kareem to all.

Saudi Supreme Court announced that the seeing of crescent of Ramadan has not been confirmed today and 30 days of Sha’ban will be completed. Based on the report, the HIJRI Calendar Committee has made the decision to start Ramadan from Saturday May 27, 2017 In Sha Allah.

May Allah Subhanahu wa ta’ala enable us to take benefit of this blessed month.

Ramadan Prayer Times
Ramadan 1438 AH Timetable (click to download)

Iqamah Timings For Ramadan
Fajr –
   4:20 AM
Zuhr – 1:15 PM
Asr    –  6:30 PM
Maghreb – 10 Mins after Sunset
Isha – 10:10 PM

Taraveeh Prayers
Inshallah Hafiz Saad Haque and Hafiz Usman will be leading Taraveeh prayers this year

Iftar
We will have community Iftars all 7 days a week during Ramadan. MCNJ will arrange for these meals with community sponsorship. Please contact Br. Shahzeb, Br. Najeeb for sponsoring iftar.

BabySitting
Insha’Allah we will arrange babysitting free of cost for children between the ages of 2-10.

Zakah & Fitra

  •    Please give your Fitrah & Zakah as early as possible during Ramadan
  •    Fitrah is a minimum of $10 per person and it should be given for every member of the family.

Parking

  • The parking at MCNJ will be reserved for older, women and children on first come first basis.
  • If you are coming from to MCNJ via GSP park at the Dr. Latif’s parking lots
  • If you are coming via I-287 or Rt1, park at Cyktor Building lot on Walsh Avenue
  • Musallees praying 8 rakat’s of Taraweeh, please park at lots other than MCNJ
  • Parking map
  • Note: Please do not park in 7-Eleven parking 

We look forward to seeing all of you at the Masjid and getting to meet all of you personally. Please join us in our daily Iftar at the masjid and Taraweeh prayers.

We ask Allah SWT that you and your families have a blessed Ramadan. Ameen

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Jazak’Allah Khair
MCNJ Shura

MCNJ American Red Cross Blood Drive Dec 3, 2016

Give the perfect gift. Give blood.

MCNJ Girl Scouts American Red Cross Blood Drive

Appointments are preferred. For an appointment or more information call or email
Zainab Naqvi – [email protected] (848-219-6318)

Sign up at redcrossblood.org
Enter Sponsor Code: mcnj girl scouts

Venue: Masjid Bab-al-Rahmah  Fords, NJ
Date: Saturday Dec 3rd, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM