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How to correctly seek forgiveness during a calamity

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Abu Bakr Zoud

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Bismillah Alhamdulillah wa salatu salam ala Rasulillah my brothers and sisters in Islam, any calamity that Allah subhanho wa Taala decrees upon us with a small or big in our health, in our wealth in our children, whatever it is. The root cause of this calamity is our sins, no doubt, Allah azza wa jal, he says, one that I saw back home in Missouri, but in Febi Marchesa ad come, Allah azza wa jal says, any calamity that befalls you, it is because of what your hands had earned, it is because of the sins that you committed.

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And so when you know and acknowledge this fact, and you know that the root cause of the calamity are sins. That means work on the root cause. And how do you work on the root cause? How do you get rid of sins, which is still have hard with repentance seeking Allah's forgiveness? So when you're in a calamity, occupy yourself with Al is still fraught with seeking Allah's forgiveness. Because if you seek Allah's forgiveness, and the sins are wiped away, the calamity goes with it as well. And when you see a stall for Allah, learn, because there are a lot of people that would say, I seek Allah's forgiveness. I've done that 100,000 times, and I'm still in my calamity. Well, perhaps perhaps you

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haven't sought Allah subhanahu wa there's forgiveness correctly. To seek Allah's forgiveness correctly. There are three main things that should be in your mind. The greatest pillar when seeking Allah's forgiveness is Edna dama. to regret. And Nabi sallallahu alayhi wa sallam says Toba tuna dama repentance is all about regret. You need to have your heart present, when you're seeing a Stouffville Allah and the main thing that should drive you to iStockphoto Allah is your regret. And what are you regretting? Three things primarily, you are regretting that you disobeyed Allah, who you this week sleeve? How did you dare to disobey your Lord, your master, your Creator, your

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Sustainer, your provider, the one who gave you life and the one who causes your death and the one who decrees all your matters? How did you dare to disobey Him? So that's the first thing you regret that you disobeyed your crate. Number two, you regret that you disobeyed Allah with a blessing he gave you. Because every sin you commit, you're only committed with a blessing Allah gave you think of it. When you commit a sin. You commit it with one of your limbs, either with your hands or with your eye, or with your tongue or with your ears with your legs. And all these are blessings that Allah gave you. You were supposed to be grateful and thankful for them. So you regret that you

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disobeyed Allah through a blessing. And the last regret you should have is you regret that you disobeyed Allah while knowing he was watching over you and seeing you. How did you dare to disobey Him while knowing he was seeing you? Subhanallah so if you say Stouffville Allah, while being conscious of these matters, you're still far will have much more meaning and it will have a powerful effect in wiping away the sin. As a result the calamity goes, we ask Allah azza wa jal to figure his own. Allahu Allah. Wa sallahu wa sallam Opelika ala Nabina Muhammad wa ala alihi wa sahbihi Germaine