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iiFRi strives to build bridges of understanding between the various faiths and cultures.


Founder and Head of iiFRi, Sheigh Rafeek Hassen, a retired Pharmacist and an MA in Religion and Culture, together with his dynamic team have dedicated themselves to promoting Religious understanding and co-existence in a very polarized and challenging world.

Weekly Qur'an & Bible Verses

  • Qurán 6:108
    "˹O believers!˺ Do not insult what they invoke besides Allah or they will insult Allah spitefully out of ignorance. This is how We have made each people’s deeds appealing to them. Then to their Lord is their return, and He will inform them of what they used to do."
    Qurán 6:108
  • Qurán 6:116
    "˹O Prophet!˺ If you were to obey most of those on earth, they would lead you away from Allah’s Way. They follow nothing but assumptions and do nothing but lie."
    Qurán 6:116
  • Qurán 6:152
    "And do not come near the wealth of the orphan—unless intending to enhance it—until they attain maturity. Give full measure and weigh with justice. We never require of any soul more than what it can afford. Whenever you speak,1 maintain justice—even regarding a close relative. And fulfil your covenant with Allah. This is what He has commanded you, so perhaps you will be mindful."
    Qurán 6:152
  • Qurán 7:13
    "Allah said, “Then get down from Paradise! It is not for you to be arrogant here. So get out! You are truly one of the disgraced."
    Qurán 7:13
  • Qurán 7:31
    "O Children of Adam! Dress properly whenever you are at worship. Eat and drink, but do not waste. Surely He does not like the wasteful."
    Qurán 7:31
  • Qurán 7:199
    "Be gracious, enjoin what is right, and turn away from those who act ignorantly."
    Qurán 7:199
  • Qurán 8:15
    "O believers! When you face the disbelievers in battle, never turn your backs to them."
    Qurán 8:15
  • Matthew 4:2
    "And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred."
    Matthew 4:2
  • Matthew 17:21
    "Howbeit this kind goeth not out but by prayer and fasting."
    Matthew 17:21
  • 1 Samuel 7:6
    "And they gathered together to Mizpeh, and drew water, and poured it out before the Lord, and fasted on that day, and said there, We have sinned against the Lord. And Samuel judged the children of Israel in Mizpeh."
    1 Samuel 7:6
  • Acts 13:2-3
    "As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them. And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away."
    Acts 13:2-3
  • Exodus 34:28
    "And he was there with the Lord forty days and forty nights; he did neither eat bread, nor drink water. And he wrote upon the tables the words of the covenant, the ten commandments."
    Exodus 34:28
  • Matthew 6:16-18
    "16 Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. 17 But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thine head, and wash thy face; 18 That thou appear not unto men to fast, but unto thy Father which is in secret: and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly."
    Matthew 6:16-18
  • Exodus 40:30-31
    "30 And he set the laver between the tent of the congregation and the altar, and put water there, to wash withal. 31 And Moses and Aaron and his sons washed their hands and their feet thereat:"
    Exodus 40:30-31

 Videos


A series of Television appearances and talks by Sheigh  Rafeek Hassen. The talks are focused on building common ground between Islam and the various faiths.

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 People Of The Book Series 


People Of The Book Series

The Call Of Abraham  


Building Bridges Series

Finding The Common Ground


Building Bridges Series

Similarities In The Qur'an & Bible


Building Bridges Series

Misconceptions About Muslims & Islam


Building Bridges Series

Muslim View On Jesus (PBUH) & Mary (PBUH)


Building Bridges Series

Muhammed (PBUH) & Islam In The Bible


Building Bridges Series

Prophets In The Qur'an & Bible


 

 Audios


A series of radio talks by Sheigh  Rafeek Hassen. The talks are focused on building common ground between Islam and the various faiths.

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