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value of action

The value of an Action

It has been narrated on the authority of Umar ibn al-Khattab that the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: “(The value of) an action depends on the intention behind it. A man will be rewarded only for what he intended. The emigration of one who emigrates for the sake of Allah and His Messenger (may peace be upon him) is for the sake of Allah and His Messenger (may peace be upon him) ; and the emigration of one who emigrates for gaining a worldly advantage or for marrying a woman is for what he has emigrated.” [Sahih Muslim, Book #020, Hadith #4692] This Hadith is indeed one of the greatest and most important of the sayings of Prophet Muhammad Read more ...

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : The Hijrah

Friday Khutbah (Sermons) : The Hijrah - by Imam Al-Madinah al-Munawarrah ‘Ali Abd-ur-Rahman al-Hudhaifi from the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah, Muharram 12, 1422 (April 6, 2001) The Transcript:   All praise is due to Allah, the Subduer. I testify that there is no deity worthy of worship except Allah and I testify that Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) is His slave and Messenger. Fellow Muslims! Fear Allah as He should be feared that you may prosper in this world and the hereafter. Fellow Muslims! The fulfillment of one's religious obligations and aspiration for lofty goals takes a great personal effort, and the sacrifice of one's time Read more ...

The Importance of Planning & Persistence

The Importance of Planning & Persistence By - Dr. Muhammad b. Lutfi al-Sabbagh Source : www.islamtoday.com The Prophet (peace be upon him) showed us the importance of planning. He was meticulous in his planning, and in that way, he taught those around him how important it is to plan one's course of action. One good example of this was how he planned his emigration from Makkah to Madinah. He decided on the route he was going to take, set a date for his departure, and he made sure to have a reliable guide and sufficient provisions. He arranged the matter with Abu Bakr, and made sure that they could leave from Makkah undetected. All of this planning, Read more ...