Fortress of Faith for Teens

Arkview (Basics) - Fall 2021 Live Class!

This class comes with Arkview and Arkview+.

This is a Summer 2021 live class. The class timing for this course will be Wednesdays from 6:00 - 6:40 PM EST.

This course will allow students to solidify the foundations of their faith and gain a fundamental understanding of Islam. Based on Ali Ben Saad's own written book, which is part of the series on Essentials of Faith and incorporates the Gabreel Hadith, this course will provide the ultimate guide for students who lack a concrete foundation in aqidah. The book used in this course will help every young student cover the absolute essentials one needs to know about their faith.

Your Instructor

Shadee Elmasry
Shadee Elmasry

Dr. Shadee Elmasry was born and raised in New Jersey. He began studying the traditional sciences rigorously at age eighteen. He studied in Yemen, Mecca and Madina, London and Cairo under several veteran ulama. He studied Arabic Maliki fiqh, usul, aqida and suluk.

In addition to traditional learning, Dr. Elmasry has received a masters and PhD in religious studies, completing his masters thesis at The George Washington University and his PhD at The University of London, SOAS on Da’wa in the Works of Imam Abd Allah bin Alawi al-Haddad.

Dr. Elmasry went on to teach at several universities including Yale, The University of London SOAS, Trinity College, Hartford Seminary and Manhattanville College. Currently, he has found his way back home as Scholar in Residence and Director of Education at the New Brunswick Islamic Center in New Jersey. He is also the founder and head of Safina Society—an institution dedicated to disseminating Ahl al-Sunna & Jama knowledge live and online.

Course Curriculum