Imam Omar Hedroug
Youth Director at Islamic Center of Naperville
Omar Hedroug was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan and raised in Chicago. He attended The Islamic Foundation School in Villa Park and then graduated from Benedictine University on a Pre-Med track. While in high school and college, Omar had the opportunity to study the Islamic sciences under various local scholars. While in college, Omar was accepted as a scholarship student at the Islamic University of Madinah. He completed an Associates Degree in the Arabic language and a Bachelors Degree from the College of Shariah, graduating with the highest honors from the faculty of Islamic Law. While in Madinah, he also attended classes at the Prophet's mosque studying the various Islamic sciences. He recently moved back to Chicago where he resides with his family. He currently serves as the full time youth director at the Islamic Center of Naperville.
Imam Omar's Courses
Exalted & Purified: A Nooraniyah Course for Sisters
Begin your journey of reading the Quran with Islamic Learning Foundation. In this course we will cover the basics of how to read the Arabic alphabet and build until you are able to read the verse of Quran. This class will be for sisters only.
Building a Relationship with the Book of God
A practical guide for approaching Quran, studying its message, and living by its guidance
The Four Concepts by Maulana Maududi
The Quranic message can be summarized into four fundamental concepts: Ilah, Rabb, Ibadah, and Din.
Access to Quranic Arabic
This is our foundational Arabic course with an emphasis on reading comprehension.
Building The Muslim Mind
Develop a grounded intellectual paradigm to deal with contemporary ideological, moral, and ethical constructs.
Fundamental Islamic Spirituality
Soften the heart, enliven the soul. How to reconnect with God.
History of the Preservation of The Quran
The Quran is the authentic, ever-living miracle from God. Understand its history of preservation, as promised by God.
Holistic Spiritual Growth
One of the greatest manuals of self reformation translated taught in the English language
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