Sheikh Ammar Shahin born in Cairo, Egypt began his Islamic training at a young age under the supervision of his father. He continued his Islamic education, graduating from the Institute for Preparation of Preachers with a diploma in Islamic studies as well as studying at Al-Forqan Institute. He traveled to the United States in 1999. He continued to study with many Muslim scholars, receiving his ijazaat (licenses) in various Islamic sciences. His studied included studying the Maliki madhhab, He pursued a B.A. at Al-Azhar University in the Islamic Sciences and Arabic language, he received a B.A. and M.A. at the Islamic University of Minnesota in Islamic Studies. He has been an Imam in various mosques across the United States, he is currently the Imam at the Islamic Center of Davis in California.
Below is a partial transcript of a Friday khutba (sermon) given in Davis, California July 2017. These words were spoken, by Sheikh Ammar Shahin in English. The president of the mosque defended Ammar Shahin by saying it is a mistranslation taken out of context. Further below that is video clip of a khutba also given on a Friday. This Friday khutba given in Montreal also speaks of stones and trees and turning Jewish children into orphans. Below that is a video computation of Various imams in Canada & USA: Edmonton, Alberta Imam Osman Modad, Huston Texas Imam Muhammad AlShareef, Brampton, Ontario, Imam Omar Subedar, Toronto, Imam Musleh Khan, Visiting Toronto, Sheikh Mashoor Hasan, Vancover, Imam Younus Kathrada, Quran, Sura Fatiha, Muslim Prayer Hand Book all have something to say about Jewish people that some can consider hateful or hate speech.
And the stones and the trees say ‘oh Muslim servant of Allah…’ They will not say Egyptian, oh Palestinian, oh Jordanian, oh Syrian, oh Afghan, oh Pakistani… The Last Hour will not take place until the Muslim fights the Jews. We don’t say if it is in Palestine or another place… When that war breaks out, they (Jews) will run and hide behind every rock and house, and wall, and tree. The house and wall and trees will call upon the Muslims. It will say ‘Oh Muslim… not say Egyptian oh Palestinian, oh Jordanian, oh Syrian, oh Afghan, oh Pakistani, or Indian. No! it will say ‘Oh Muslim, Muslim. When the Muslims come back… ‘Come there is some one behind me’ except for the Gharqad tree, which is the tree of the Jews”
Montreal sermon on Jews
North American computation about Jews