Thinking well of God despite its complexity as a concept, but it may be summed up in the servant’s satisfaction with what God, Glory be to Him, the Most High has given him, and reliance on Him. The hereafter, and whoever violates it or loses it, he is one of the people of misery in this world and of the people of loss in the hereafter, and that good thought of God is the principle of all good that the slave earns, just as mistrust of God is the principle of all evil that he acquires, and it is something that God Almighty and His Messenger dictated to us and he said – may God’s prayers and peace be upon him He said: “None of you will die unless he thinks well of God.” narrated by Muslim .

The hadiths that urged the good thought of the servant of his Lord

  • The Messenger of God said: “Beware of suspicion, for it is the most deceptive hadith.” Al-Bukhari and Muslim
  • On the authority of Abu Hurairah, may God be pleased with him, he said: The Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, said: “God says, I am as My servant thinks of me, and I am with him when he remembers Me.”
  • On the authority of Abu Hurairah, on the authority of the Prophet, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him: “Having a good opinion of God is part of good worship.” Ahmed and Abu Dawood.
  • On the authority of Abu Huraira, on the authority of the Prophet, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, he said: “God the Mighty and Sublime said: My mercy preceded my wrath.”
  • On the authority of Abu Hurairah, on the authority of the Prophet, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, he said: “O you and think, for I think the hadeeth is lying, and do not feel, and do not be impurity, and do not, and do not, Ahmed and Bukhari.
  • On the authority of Salman al-Farisi, may God be pleased with him, he said: The Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, said: “God, the Mighty and Sublime, has a hundred mercies, among which are mercy by which the creation is merciful, and ninety-nine on the Day of Resurrection.”
  • Muadh bin Jabal, may God be pleased with him, said: The Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, said: “If you wish, I will tell you what will be the first thing God Almighty will say to the believers on the Day of Resurrection, and what will be the first thing they will say to him that God Almighty will say to the believers: Did you like to meet me? They say: Yes, Lord. He says: Why? They say: We hope for your pardon and forgiveness, so the Almighty says: My forgiveness is obligatory for you.
  • On the authority of Abu Hurairah, that the Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, said: “If the believer knew what God has of punishment, no one would hope for His Paradise, and if the unbeliever knew what God has of mercy, no one would despair of His Paradise.”
  • Safiya came to visit the Prophet while he was in seclusion, and that two men from the Ansar saw them, so the Prophet said: “At your messengers, she is Safiya bint Hayyi.” They said: Glory to God, O Messenger of God. Or he said: “Evil.”
  • On the authority of Omar Ibn Al-Khattab, may God be pleased with him, he said: The Prophet, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, came to the Prophet, may God bless him and grant him peace, and if a woman from captivity milked her breast, whenever she found a boy in captivity, she took him and stuck him to her stomach. The Messenger of God, may God bless him and grant him peace, said: “Do you see this woman throwing her child into the fire ?, They said: No, by God, she is able not to cast it. He said: By God, God is more merciful to His servants than this woman to her son.
  • On the authority of Anas bin Malik: The Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, entered upon a young man who was in death, and he said: “How do you find you?” He said: I hope for God, O Messenger of God, and I fear my sins. The Messenger of God, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, said: They do not meet in the heart of a servant in something like this home except that God gives him what he hopes for, and secures him from what he fears.”
  • On the authority of Abu Dhar, may God be pleased with him, on the authority of the Prophet, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him, in what he narrates from his Lord, the Mighty and Sublime, he said: “Son of Adam, as long as you call upon Me and beg of Me, I will forgive you for what you have done, and I do not mind. Until you report that heaven did not associate anything with me, then you asked me for forgiveness, I would forgive you and I would not care.”

From the sayings of the Companions about the good thought of the servant of his Lord:

  • Omar Ibn Al-Khattab, may God be pleased with him, said: “It is not permissible for a Muslim man to hear from his brother a word that he thinks of as bad, and he finds a way out for it in something good.” He also said: “He who does not benefit from his opinion does not benefit himself.”
  • Ali bin Abi Talib, may God be pleased with him, said: “God has told Ibn Abbas that he looks into the unseen from the covering of his slaves.”
  • Ibn Abbas, may God be pleased with him, said: “Cowardice, miserliness, and greed are bad instincts, all of which are combined by mistrust of God Almighty.”

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