Topic

OUTCOME OBJECTIVES

Topic Progress:

– learn about Zakah, the welfare due, its virtues and benefits

– discern that Zakah is an act of worship given in obedience to Allah to gain His favor and pleasure

– recognize that Allah is the owner of all things including our wealth which must be used in a manner that pleases Him

– understand Zakah purifies the wealth of Muslims removing whatever evil wealth may bring like pride, greed or selfishness as well as purifying the heart of the one receiving it from envy, jealous and hatred

– discover that Zakah creates love, respect and well wishing between the rich and poor and cultivates a feeling of concern for others and responsibility toward the community

– learn that Zakah is used for the poor and needy only and that the wealthy cannot use Zakah funds for their own personal needs