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Association of Muslim Chaplains(AMC) and Masjid Al Islam(CT)


Masjid Al-Islam was established by 8 men and women in November, 1987, to provide a place of worship for the Muslims in the Greater New Haven area.

By Allah's mercy, the community has grown over nearly 20 years to a community of over three hundred men, women and children.

Masjid Al-Islam has been in it current location of 624 George St., in the Dwight neighborhood of New Haven, since February 1995. 

Masjid Al Islam supports positive programs for the Muslim and Greater Community.


Association of Muslim of Muslim Chaplains


The Association of Muslim Chaplains (AMC) supports and promotes the professional development of Muslims who provide spiritual care and counsel as chaplains and/or religious counselors in Muslim communities and in public and private institutions in the United States.

Core Values                                                                                                        Our core values – drawn from the Qur’an and the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) – are as follows:                                                                                       Ikhlas (Sincerity) – our intention is to act with sincere concern for others and  fi sabil Allah (for the sake of God).

  1. Nasiha (Good Counsel) – our care for others is predicated upon our religious responsibility to provide nasiha (good counsel).
  2. Rahma (Mercy) – we strive in our conduct to reflect the example of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) who was sent asrahma lil-`alamin – a mercy to all the worlds.
  3. Haya’ (Dignity) – we strive in our deportment to demonstrate modesty, respect, honor, good morals and humility before Allah and those we serve.

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