King Appoints Takfiri Terrorism Supporter to Sunni Endowments Council
Bahrain, along with its allies in the Arab Gulf, claims to combat terrorism and extremist Islamic groups. But, does it really do so?
1320 Mosques, 632 Obsequies in Bahrain: Statistics
Akhbar Al-Khaleej local said that a statistics it prepared showed that there are 1320 mosques and 632 obsequies in Bahrain.
Sunni Endowments Announce Muezzin Job Vacancy, Says Priority for Unemployed and Retirees
The Sunni Endowment Department of the Ministry of Justice announced a number of job vacancies for the Muezzin job.
Royal Decree Setting up and Organizing Abdullah bin Khalid College for Islamic Studies
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued decree 55 for 2018 setting up and organizing Abdullah bin Khalid College for Islamic Studies. The new college will be affiliated with the Cabinet, under the supervision of the Education Minister who will be responsible for it before the Cabinet and the legislative branch.
Sunni Endowments Office Calls on Preachers and Imams of Mosques to Urge People to Vote in Elections
The Sunni Endowments (Waqf) Directorate called on all citizens to participate in the parliamentary and municipal elections, saying that participation in the elections accomplishes the [country's] interest in the short and long run.
Bahrain Hosts Salafist Cleric Renowned for Declaring Shiites as Apostates
Sunni Endowments in Bahrain announced hosting an extremist Salafist cleric Othman Al-Khamis to deliver a lecture in Al-Adliya Mosque on Saturday (November 10, 2018).
Muezzin Might Be Murderer of Imam of Muharraq Mosque
Murderer of Imam of Bin Shida Mosque in Muharraq, Abduljaleel Hmood, might be an Asian Muezzin. Conflicts started a while ago between Imam of the mosque, whose dead body was found yesterday, and the Muezzin, according to Al-Ayam newspaper.
Kuwait Grants Bahraini Endowments Directorate $740,000
Kuwait offered financial support amounting to 223,000 Kuwaiti Dinars (about 740,000 USD) to the Sunni Endowments Directorate in Bahrain.
Salafist Cleric: Sunni Endowments Ordered Preachers Not to Speak of Gov’t Lifting Subsidies Decisions
The Secretary-General of the National Adala (Justice) movement, extremist Salafist Mohiuddin Khan, said that the Sunni Endowments (Waqf) in Bahrain ordered Friday preachers to not speak of the decisions made by the government to lift subsidies as well as the high cost of living.
Sunni Endowments Chairman: Al-Saidi's Speech Wasn't an Agitation But Was Taken Out of Context
The chairman of the Sunni Endowments Directorate said that one of the well-known preachers was banned from delivering speeches for two weeks in Ramadan (Sheikh Jassim Al-Saidi) over allegations that his speech was an agitation.