How is the strength of Hadith determined? Why is Hadith important to our lives? Br. Justin Abdurrahman Wood takes us through a journey of the Science of Hadith on Thursday, September 29, 2016, after Salat Al-Maghrib (7:30pm) in the NICC Musallah
About the Speaker
Br. Abdurahman Wood is an American Muslim, born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. He accepted Islam in 1998 at the age of 17 after researching various religions and philosophies. He was introduced to Islam at 14, after he saw the movie "X" based on the autobiography of Malcolm X. Soon thereafter, he traveled to the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia to increase his knowledge of Arabic and Islamic Sciences. He was able to participate in an American Imam training program and studied various introductory books of Islamic Jurisprudence and Islamic Belief with Shaikh Khalid al-Halawani.
Br. Abdurrahman remained active in Da’wah in Central Ohio, specifically as a khateeb (Islamic Preacher) and youth volunteer until he left for Nebraska in 2008. He served as president on the board of the Islamic Foundation of Lincoln and helped organize a bi-weekly youth halaqah and other da'wah related activities. He returned to Central Ohio in 2012.