Questions on Waqf and the Masjid

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We have a Masjid and School on the same property with Articles of Incorporation for both, Does our Masjid and School constitute an Islamic waqf together or collectively or not? Can a waqf be replaced, changed, or exchanged wholly or in part? Can a waqf change from being a waqf temporarily and then go back to being one permanently? Is formulating a ‘board of directors’ that would have authority over the Imam of the Masjid in accordance with the Qur’an and Sunnah? These are just a few of the questions that are of a particular interest to Muslims living in the West. In response to a dispute that occurred over the management of a masjid in the US, Dr Khalid Blankinship provides a detailed response to the above questions and more in this detailed response! Read the full article HERE  

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