Interfaith Celebration of the Birth of the Prophet (pbuh&hf)

On Saturday, December 17th, the IECOC celebrated the Births of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (as). It was a full house event which included guest speakers, The Most Reverend Kevin Vann, Bishop of Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange, who emphasized on unity between our communities. Dr. Qazwini spoke on what Prophets Jesus…

IECOC Youth First Friday Event Coming Up!

On Friday, January 6th, the IECOC Youth will one again hold its monthly “First Fridays” program, featuring prayer, Islamic lectures, food, fun, and more! This month’s program is titled “The Power of WHY”, and the program will begin at 6 PM with games, followed by prayer at 7 PM. See the above flyer.

Dr. Qazwini’s Visit to Holland

Dr. Qazwini has just returned from a trip to Holland where he met with the local Muslim and Christian communities for a series of lectures and discussions. On Friday, December 2nd, Dr. Qazwini participated in a discussion session with the local Muslim and Christian youth at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. The discussion revolved around the…

Annual Arba’een Procession

On Sunday, November 20, hundreds of community members gathered to participate in the annual Arba’een procession held in Southern California in honor and remembrance of Imam Husayn (pbuh) and his loyal companions and family members. Men, women, and children walked together for approximately four hours from San Dimas to the Ahlul Bayt mosque in Pomona….

Fellow Americans Express Their Love and Support

This week, the IECOC received an unexpected gift from our fellow Americans and community members. This beautiful bouquet of flowers was accompanied by a heartfelt letter, which reads: We Are All One America Sending you all much Love and Light during these trying times. There are many good people here in the OC (Orange County)…

Arbaeen Program on November 17-20

On Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th, the IECOC Arbaeen program will begin at 7 PM with maghrib prayers, followed by an English lecture by Dr. Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini. For the night of Arbaeen on Saturday, November 19th, the program will begin at 5 PM with prayers, followed at 5:30 PM by an Arabic…

Nov. 20: Annual Arba’een Walk

Please join community members in the annual Arba’een Walk in commemoration of Imam Husayn (pbuh) and his family members and companions. The Arba’een Walk will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 1 pm beginning at 21300 E. Via Verde Drive, Covina, CA 91724 and concluding at Ahlulbeyt Mosque in Pomona. Please see flyer…