Sheikh Faisal Hamid Abdur-Razak lives in Brampton, Canada. From 1977 to 1986 he studied in Saudi Arabia, first at Umm Al-Qurra University in Makkah, then at King Abdul aziz University in Jeddah. He also studied at York University, Toronto, Canada.
While in Saudi Arabia, in addition to University studies, he studied under many Scholars and Sheikhs, After completing his studies in Saudi Arabia in 1986, he returned to Canada where he became actively involved in Islamic Da`wah and education. He served as Imam / Khateeb of several Masaajid and Islamic Centres including the Islamic Society of Peel, the Islamic Centre of Brampton, and the Toronto And Region Islamic Centre (TARIC).
Sheikh Faisal served on the Government of Canada Inter faith Committee, the Province of Ontario Multi faith Council, and the City of Brampton Multi faith Committee. He is also the President of the Islamic Forum of Canada, Vice-President of the Islamic Council of Imams of Canada, and a member of the Al-Shura Muslim Consultative Council.
He has lectured on a wide range of Islamic topics to gatherings in many countries including: Canada, U.S.A.,England, Germany, Norway, Pakistan, India, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Palestine,Turkey, Syria, Guyana, Barbados, and Trinidad. He has to his credit more thanone hundred titles recorded on Audio and Video Cassettes.