Musa Gomez was born in Toronto, Canada. At the age of 20 he embraced Islam in Toronto, Canada. He began his journey to learning Arabic and studying Islam by traveling to Jordan and studying under one of Jordan’s greatest scholars.

He then traveled to Egypt where he spent years of studying Arabic and graduated from Nile Arabic Centre with honours. He studied numerous Islamic sciences including Theology, Jurispudence, Hadith, Tafsir, Spirituality and others.

In 2010, Brother Musa returned to Canada. In 2011 he cofounded the ‘Light of Mercy Foundation’ (, a Muslim support group for converts. He currently serves as the instructor teaching converts and newly practicing Muslims the basic tenets of the Islamic faith, hadith and spirituality. He lives in Mississauga with his wife and five children.