The Fiqh Council of North America is pleased to announce that Dr. Yasir Qadhi was elected as its new Chairman for the next three years. Dr. Yasir Qadhi brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role. He holds an impressive academic background with degrees from the Islamic University of Madinah and Yale University, combining traditional Eastern Islamic seminary education with Western academic training in the study of Islam.
We would like extend our profound gratitude and prayers to Dr. Muzammil Siddiqi for his long-standing, invaluable contributions to the Council. Dr. Siddiqi’s dedication and service have been instrumental in guiding FCNA through numerous challenges and milestones. May Allah SWT reward and bless him for everything he has done for the Council.
We pray that Allah SWT grants Dr. Yasir Qadhi tawfiq in serving the Council and the community. His leadership comes at a time when the North American Muslim community faces many challenges and opportunities. We are confident that under his guidance, the FCNA will continue to issue insightful, relevant, and authentic Fatawa, helping the community navigate the complexities of modern life while staying true to the principles of our faith.