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Imam Contact Information:

Phone: +1 (412) 344-4404 Ext 2

 

Imam of Masjid Attawheed is Sayed Abouabdalla, Ph.D.

Imam Sayed

His official start date was March 1st, 2014. This is a summary

of Imam Sayed qualifications:

 

EDUCATION

 Imam Sayed Abouabdalla, Ph.D. graduated with Bachelor

degree from Law School, Tanta University, Egypt in 1987. 

 

He was awarded Master's degree in Islamic Jurisprudence in 2001,
The Alalameya University, USA, with thesis title: 
    Types of Marriage Dissolution in Islamic Feqh and in California Law 
He was awarded a doctorate of philosophy (Ph.D.), American Open University, 2004, with his thesis title: 
    Divorce Impacts and Consequences According to Islamic Jurisprudence and 
    American Law. 
He was awarded a second Ph.D. by a joint program, Azhar University, Egypt, and
The Islamic University, Sadiqabad, Pakistan, 2013, thesis:
      Islamic Capital Crimes and Punishment, Comparison to Federal US Law
 
PREVIOUS POSITIONS/EXPERIENCE
Imam at the following Masajid:
       Masjid Al-Ridah, Adan, Yemen, 1989-1997
       Masjid Mu’adh, Detroit, MI, 1997 to 1998
       Muslim American Association, Santa Clara, CA 1998-2002
       Flint Islamic Center, Flint, MI, 2002-2006
       Islamic Center of Cleveland, OH 2006-2014  

 

As an Imam in the USA, he ran various religious programs including 
religious halqas, youth camps, Shari’a courses, family and personal counseling, 
Dawah programs. He was a part-time Professor, teaching long distance courses
in Quran and Fiqh for American International University and Islamic American
University.

 

Imam Sayed has mentored and taught Quran teachers as well. 

 

CERTIFICATIONS & AWARDS
Imam Sayed has several award certificates including certificates of:
Quran completion, 1980,
Quran Review with Excellence Honors, 1990
Quran Recitation according to Imam Hafs, according to Imam Asim 1991
Quran Recitation according to Imam Qaloon, and Completed recitation according to Imam Alkisaee, 1992
Ten-Year Award for Quran and Arabic teaching, 1992
 
He is also a consultant for the Fiqh Council of North America
 
This a link to one of his lectures titled: The Imprtance of The Quran in Our Lives.
 
 
In his absence an Assistant Imam will take charge of his urgent duties including Jumuah Khutbas 
 
You can submit any question you may have on any topic including private
issues by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Answers on topics may be
by e-mail or verbally in a meeting depending on the need for certain information.
Private counseling via a personal meeting is also available.
 
Imam's tentative weekly schedule is as following: