The Greatest Generation #09 Umar Ibn Al-Khattab
Channel: Reda Bedeir
Series: Reda Bedeir - The Greatest Generation
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Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh Omar again he was walking one day and he saw a man and that man was making like a weird door is saying Allahu
Allahu wa jal nomina. Meaning Allah make me amongst the few Allah make me amongst the few and almost like what is this? So he just like stopped him is like no, what type of diet is this? Like why are you saying this? What do you mean by this? He said didn't Allah subhanaw taala say in the Quran, what can illuminate a bad word? Very few amongst my slaves are the ones who show gratitude.
And then Omar was struck by that. So Pinilla think about this brothers and sisters. So all the time in the Quran, whenever the word mini or the majority is used, there is something negative, right? They're coming after that.
For example, Allah subhanaw taala said, further your paperwork i thought was hubbies. Don't be deluded. Don't be deceived by the fact that everyone out there meaning the majority of people is doing something wrong. And that's the excuse that some people would use sometimes they say, you know, what, if everybody's doing this, I'm not an exception. I'm going to do like them. No problem said the hacker had to come in. Don't be a yes man. You have to stand out as a Muslim. You follow what Allah said, you follow the process of him said so but the word few most of the time in the Quran, if not all the time. Every time you see it, something positive is coming. For example, when I
am and luckily we're always talking about no Halesowen after 950 years of our only few people who accepted Islam at his hands. What do you mean by the so called very few amongst my slaves again, they are the Grateful ones and this is why this man was asking that so again, be amongst those who are grateful and show gratitude to Allah subhana wa tada by trying to count how many blessings Allah has given you. And by the way that countless