Channel: Bilal Philips
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taqwa being a consciousness of a law, consciousness, not in the sense merely of knowing there is a law. That is a form of consciousness, but consciousness in the sense that one is aware of a law in his or her life,
that the law is aware of whatever they're doing.
And that awareness
causes them on one hand, to fear his punishment.
And on the other hand, it causes them to be shy
to do what is displeasing to him.
On the third hand,
it also causes the believer
due to his or her love of Allah,
to eagerly try to do the things that Allah loves most