The Role of Faith in Times of Turmoil
22 September 2011, London Central Mosque, London
Habib Umar bin Hafiz addresses eminent scholars from around the UK during his visit to the UK in April 2011. . Habib Umar brings with him the wealth of knowledge and understanding of dealing with the complexities found in different communities. Here he outlines how these complexities can be addressed and the solutions to the problems within our Islamic institutions. He highlights the position that people who are guardians of faith should have. In his speech, he talks about the focal point of which Muslim leaders should play. The responsibility that is placed on those in authority is highlighted, while he talks about the need to build bridges between different segments of communities; between the young and the old, between the scholars and their followers, and between the institutions and communities.