Surah Ad-Dukhaan (44) 02/06/2016


With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Sura 44 (Ad Dukhaan – The Smoke)

Death Bed repentance will not be accepted

Verse 12 & 13″(They will say:) “Our Lord! remove the Penalty from us, for we do really believe!.How shall the message be (effectual) for them, seeing that an Messenger explaining things clearly has (already) come to them,-

Failure to acknowledge and accept the reality of the Day of Judgement and lead our lives in accordance with the Guidance contained in The Quran will have dire consequences. Mankind’s regrets on that day will be too late. Unlike Pharaoh who refused to believe in Allah SWT until he faced imminent death, we should be proactive in seeking Allah’s repentance, amending our conduct and following the Guidance sent by Allah SWT.

Cross ref:
10:90 We took the Children of Israel across the sea: Pharaoh and his hosts followed them in insolence and spite. At length, when overwhelmed with the flood, he said: “I believe that there is no god except Him……..”
See also 10:91

Death bed repentance is not acceptable .

Cross ref:
10:54 Every soul that hath sinned, if it possessed all that is on earth, would fain give it in ransom: They would declare (their) repentance when they see the penalty: but the judgment between them will be with justice, and no wrong will be done unto them.

Continues tomorrow…