Mission and Vision Statement

Mission Statment

To develop and maintain a vibrant, inclusive, and charitable Islamic organization that provides a comprehensive range of religious and social programs to residents of Clarington and the surrounding regions.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to maintain the Al Rayan Islamic Centre as a grassroots facility that serves the Muslim community while promoting connectivity with the Durham community at large.  We strive to be:

  1. An upright place that promotes the values of moderation, kindness, charity, forgiveness, patience, perseverance, and neighbourliness in the spirit of Islamic teachings.
  2. A welcoming place for people of all backgrounds seeking an understanding of Islam and Muslims.
  3. A family-friendly facility where people young and old, men, women, and children are treated with respect and equality.  
  4. A peaceful sanctuary where people can come to worship and gather in tranquility.
  5. An egalitarian place where attitudes of racism and sexism are NOT tolerated whatsoever. Discussions expressing ideas or attitudes that support racism, misogyny, terrorism, extremism or any form of hate speech whether it be oral, written or in multimedia format will not be allowed in this mosque. Politically charged events and discussions are not permitted in the mosque.
  6. A community-oriented place that brings together a group of worshippers who will be gracious and helpful neighbours to the surrounding local community and support an atmosphere of peace, tolerance, and cross-community sharing.
  7. An interfaith space that provides a venue for faith communities to interact in a peaceful and harmonious atmosphere.
  8. An informative place where access to other community services can be acquired.
  9. A green space where environmentalism is encouraged and practiced.
  10. A charitable place where humanitarian and charitable causes are supported.


Iqama Courtice
 Fajr   03:41 am  05:00 AM
 Zuhr  01:16 pm  01:45 PM
 Asr  05:23 pm  07:00 PM
 Magrib  09:00 pm  Sunset
 Isha  10:32 pm  10:45 PM
 Juma  01:40 pm  02:00 PM
 Juma 2  03:00 pm   1:30 pm