"So do not become weak [against your enemy], nor be sad..." (Quran 3:139) "And grieve not over them, and be not distressed because of what they plot." (Quran 16:127) "'Be not sad, surely Allah is with us.'" (Quran 9:40) Referring to true believers, Allah informs us that: "...upon such shall come no fear, nor shall they grieve." (Qur'an 2:38) Sadness enervates the … [Read more...] about Being Sad Is Not Encouraged in Our Religion.
Islam offers the believer a broad range of benefits and rewards, benefits that encourage him to continue upon the true path and rewards that boost his hopes for the Hereafter. Deeds that wipe out sins - such as prayer - are many in Islam. For example, a good deed is multiplied ten times in reward, or seven hundred, or even much, much more. Another example is hardship, because … [Read more...] about A Religion That Is Full of Benefits.