Sura Hujaraat (49) 11/08/2016


With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Sura 49

We not doing Allah a favour by being Muslim

49:17. They impress on thee as a favour that they have embraced Islam. say, “Count not your Islam as a favour upon Me: Nay, Allah has conferred a favour upon you that He has guided you to the Faith, if ye be true and sincere.

There were some pagan Arabs who thought that they were doing Allah a favour by accepting Islam. Remember that our acceptance of Islam is a favour from Allah on us. How would we know right from wrong if we didn’t have the guidance from Allah. We would have been totally lost.

Cross reference:
42:53 and Thus have We, by Our command, sent inspiration to thee: Thou knewest not (before) what was revelation, and what was faith; but we have made the (Qur’an) a light, wherewith we guide such of Our servants as we will; and verily thou dost guide (men) to the straight Way,-

Continues tomorrow…Insha Allah
Salaam / Peace