River Oaks Islamic Center (ROIC) exists as a place of worship, hosting educational, outreach and social activities, and events that represent Islam in the most befitting manner to our community, our neighbors and all Houstonians.
Men and women equally serve on ROIC’s governing body and work together through shura (mutual consultation) to run the affairs of the masjid.
Daily Prayer Timings
Every year, the ROIC also hosts Eid Prayers and offer khutba after salat. After Eid Prayers, we also arrange Lunch / Dinners for our community members.
Pre-Marital Training and Matrimonial Mixers
Islamic Pre-Marital Training and Marital Enrichment curriculum that brings together the best of two of the top marital education curricula and is infused with Islamic principles to equip couples with the skills and education needed to maintain a happy and sustainable married life.
Ramadan Iftar & Taraweeh Prayers
We offer daily Iftar (Breaking the fast) during the month of Ramadan as well as Taraweeh prayers.
Come recycle and compost with ROIC!
ROIC is “just a drop in the ocean” contribution in preserving mother nature counts; setting as a good example for the next generation and teaching them in the way they should go.
Weekend Islamic School
Staying to the roots is important for all our children studying in a western education system. We, at ROIC, provide proper Islamic Education at our Weekend Islamic School and asks you to enroll your children here. Children (boys and girls) between 5 to 18 years of age will be allowed to register for this program.
Weekly islam 101 Class
“Islam 101 Class” The Islam 101 Class is held at ROIC every Sunday from 3 pm-4 pm. We offer a family atmosphere for anyone searching for a positive environment to be a part of. This class is geared towards both Muslims and Non-Muslims who are interested in learning more about Islam. Every week, we touch upon topics that help people better understand Islam, the Qur’an itself, and the social aspects of Islam. There is no registration required for the class, and it is open to everyone and all ages.
Zakat and Sadaqah (Charity)
Give your Zakat and Sadaqah to your Islamic Center – Zakat and Sadaqah (Charity) is one of the highest moral deeds in Islam. In fact, it is considered as a proof of one’s eeman(faith). The more Sadaqh has given the more we can increase our iman and Allah’s rewards in this life and the hereafter.
Daily Islamic Quotes
"The death of the heart is ignorance & life of the heart is knowledge."Hazrat Imam Al-Ghazali (Alaih rehma)
"The desires of this world are like sea water. The more you drink of them, the more you thirst."Ibn Arabi (Alaih rehma)
"As long as any speech is locked away in the mouth, then you are its owner. When it leaves your mouth then from that point onwards it owns you."Maula Ali (Karam Allahu wajhul Kareem)