ALI-064: Study on the Purpose and Principals of Prophethood

The course will provide the basic and fundamental definition and qualities of Prophethood. The course will also mainly cover the fundamental purpose and goals of Prophethood in light of the following aspects:

  • A definition of Prophethood under the umbrella of Tawhid, The Oneness of Allah
  • The impact of Prophethood on the history of human civilization
  • The philosophy behind sending the Prophet’s to particular areas and at particular times in history
  • The purpose of the seal of the prophets, Prophet Muhammad (s), in completing the purpose and goals of Prophethood.
  • The philosophy and definitions will be explained with numerous examples from the lives of the past prophets as found in the Holy Qur’an and Traditions.


  • Instructor: Shaykh Ismail abu Murtadha
  • Dates: 4 weekly sessions, starting on Friday 19th of December/25th of Shawwal
  • Duration: 7:30-9:30 pm including a 20 min discussion break
  • Venue: Academy for Learning Islam, #203, 6191 Westminster Hwy
  • Phone: (604) 214-0786
  • Eligibility: All Shi’ah Muslims between the ages of 13 and 25.
  • Recommended Donation: $20 per person. First day walk-in session commitment free.
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