8 common questions answered by the Quran
By: Abu Mohammed
1- WE ALWAYS ASK : WHY WAS I TESTED ?
“Do men think that they will be left alone on saying, “We believe”, and that they will not be tested? We did test those before them, and Allah will certainly know those who are true from those who are false.”Surah Al-Ankabut (29:2-3)
2- WE ALWAYS ASK : WHY I NEVER GET WHAT I WANT ?
“It is possible that ye dislike a thing which is good for you, and that ye love a thing which is bad for you. But Allah knoweth, and ye know not.”
Surah Al-Baqarah (2:216)
3- WE ALWAYS ASK : WHY WAS I BURDENED THIS WAY ?
On no soul doth Allah Place a burden greater than it can bear. It gets every good that it earns, and it suffers every ill that it earns.”
Surah Al-Baqarah (2:286)
“So, verily, with every difficulty, there is relief: (repeated) Verily, with every difficulty there is relief.”
Surah Al-Insyirah (94:5-6)
4- WE ASK : WHY AM I LOSING HOPE ?
“So lose not heart, nor fall into despair: For ye must gain mastery if ye are true in Faith.”
Surah Al-Imran (3:139)
5- WE ALWAYS ASK : HOW CAN I FACE IT ?
“O ye who believe! Persevere in patience and constancy; vie in such perseverance; strengthen each other; and fear Allah. that ye may prosper.”
Surah Al-Imraan (3:200)
“Nay, seek (Allah’s) help with patient perseverance and prayer: It is indeed hard, except to those who bring a lowly spirit.” Surah Al-Baqarah ayat (2:45)
6- WE ALWAYS ASK : WHAT DO I GET FROM ALL THESE ?
“Allah hath purchased of the believers their persons and their goods; for theirs (in return) is the garden (of Paradise)…” Surah At-Taubah (9:111)
7- WE ALWAYS ASK : TO WHOM COULD I DEPEND ?
“(Allah) sufficeth me: there is no god but He: On Him is my trust,- He the Lord of the Throne (of Glory) Supreme.” Surah At-Taubah (9:129
8- WE ALWAYS ASK : I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE !
AL-QURAN ANSWERS :
“…and never give up hope of Allah’s Soothing Mercy; truly No one despairs of Allah’s Soothing Mercy, except Those who have no faith.” Surah Yusuf (9:87)
“Despair not of the Mercy of Allah: for Allah forgives All sins for He is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.”Surah A-Zumar (39:53)