Religious Services at ISD
The core mission of the Islamic Society of Delaware is to provide valuable services to its community. These services are meant to foster a strong sense of family and community, provide spiritual solace and a place to fulfill the religious duties. Several thousand people benefit from the services we offer on a regular basis. We feel honored to be of service to our community.
PRAYER SERVICES 5 TIMES A DAY
ISD conducts 5 daily prayer services in congregation at Masjid Ibrahim all year long. The timing for each prayer is posted on top of the Home Page on our website.
For the convenience of our community, ISD conducts two Friday prayers, the timing of the Friday Prayers are as following:
Friday Prayers During Standard Time
1st Jummah: Khutbah at 1:10 PM - Iqama at 1:40 PM
2nd Jummah: Khutbah at 2:20 PM - Iqama at 2:50 PM
Friday Prayers During Day Light Savings Time
1st Jummah: Khutbah at 12:00 PM - Iqama at 12:30 PM
2nd Jummah: Khutbah at 1:15 PM - Iqama at 1:45 PM
ISD conducts large Eid Prayer Congregations for Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha. The timing and location of the prayer is announced prior to the Eid Prayer. The timings and dates are announced on ISD website and through ISD Community Newsletter. Please subscribe to ISDConnect
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Besides Taraweeh Prayers, ISD conducts Qiyam-ul-Layl prior to Fajr during the last ten nights of Ramadan. Please see Ramadan Schedule for more information.
We offer pre-marriage advice to couples about to join each other in the holy bond and commitment of matrimony. We perform the formal marriage service, in conjunction with State requirements and documentation.
Trials visit each of us throughout our lives. During these moments, we need advice and counsel to help us through these trials. Our Imam, Shiekh Abdel Hadi, has many years of experience offering marriage, youth, family, and grief counseling.
When the inevitability of death comes to our loved ones, the details and pressures of funerals can be taxing. ISD offers grieving families funeral services, including washing and shrouding of the body, funeral prayer, and burial services.