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MCGH Statement on Sentencing of Keith Frederick

Muslim Council of Greater Hamilton on the sentencing of Keith Frederick – guilty of arson for attempting to burn down the Ibrahim Jam-E Mosque. May 17, 2017.  On September 14, 2016, the 15th anniversary of the arson attack on the

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Know Your Neighbours

Know Your Neighbours are series of events happening throughout the city of Hamilton over the next two weekends. Each event is held at a different mosque and features many activities as well as tours for the attendees. This is an opportunity

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Hamilton Muslims show solidarity with Ibrahim Jam-E Mosque in Hamilton in light of today’s fire-bombing

(Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. September 15, 2016) – The Muslim Council of Greater Hamilton (MCGH), a coalition of Hamilton area mosques and community organizations are calling on all Hamilton area Muslims to attend Friday congregational prayers at Ibrahim Jam-E Mosque for

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A Call for Vigiliance

A CALL FOR VIGILANCE HATE CRIME REPORTING: Hamilton Police Services 905-546-4925 In response to the recent violence in Paris, we, as Muslims, must be pro-active, not re-active. These are just guidelines and are not meant to invoke fear or paranoia.

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Hamilton Muslims condemn terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, Baghdad and Ankara

Hamilton Muslims condemn terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, Baghdad and Ankara – Expresses condolences to the families of the victims. (Hamilton – November 15, 2015) The Muslim Council of Greater Hamilton, a council representing nine Muslim organizations and mosques in

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“Who is Muhammad?” – Answers to SMS Questions from Forum

MCGH held a public forum co-sponsored by the Hamilton Spectator on Thursday, February 5, which featured panellists Imam Hosam Helal of the Hamilton Mountain Mosque, Imam Sayed Tora of the Downtown Mosque, and Dr. Hamid Slimi, Imam of the Sayeda Khadija

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