Providing guidance to the Muslims of North America in all matters related to Shari'ah
The Fiqh Council of North America
Our mission is to provide guidance to the Muslims of North America in all matters related to Shari’ah by answering constituent questions, writing research policy papers, and holding conferences/seminars related to Islamic legal principles in North America. Also, FCNA provides essential information to the general public in North America on Islamic matters by using clear and concise legal statements from within a mainstream legal paradigm.
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Who We Are
The Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) is a body of recognized and qualified Islamic Scholars from the United States and Canada who accept the Qur’an and authentic Sunnah as the primary sources of Islam. Furthermore, FCNA is guided by the judicial heritage of the Prophet’s companions and the legal rulings and methodology of established classical normative Muslim Scholarship.
Our Council's Executive Committee
Dr. Muzammil Siddiqi
Dr. Zainab Alwani
Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Shah
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بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Kafāla: The Qurʾanic-Prophetic Model of Orphan Care Zainab Alwani* Abstract: The article, Zainab Alwani’s “Kafāla: The Quranic-Prophetic Model of Orphan Care,”