He reportedly memorized the Holy Quran around the Age of 20
He got his early Education in Buraydah, He graduated from Umm Al Qurra University, Makkah in 1975, got his Masters Degree and PHD Degree in 1976 and 1982 respectively as well from Umm Al Qurra University, Makkah
He was Appointed as Imam in Masjid Al Haram in the year 1983 at the age of 33.
He previously served as President of Soura Council as well as President of High Judiciary Commision
He also is a professor and Admin the Faculty of Ulema in Umm Al Qurra University and a member of senior Ulema council.
He also is a adviser to the Royal Court of Saudi Arabia