What’s Love go to do with it

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We believe in him we trust in Him. We bear witness that nothing deserves to be worship except Allah. And we bear witness that Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam is an awesome messenger and his slave.

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I want to say on this

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I don't mean to embarrass you. Mm

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hmm. Mohammed Ahmed

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is a man whom I love very much. It's not just words. It's, it's true.

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And how blessed you are.

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You know why?

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Because you are a 21st century man.

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The Lord has blessed you

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to give light and guidance everywhere you go.

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I was axed maybe a week ago you ma'am. What's your topic? The football for today? What will it be?

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And I texted

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what's love got to do with it?

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And you know, unlike you, you blessed to have Muslim parents.

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Most of you

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a Muslim parents.

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Me, I was the first Muslim my family.

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So I grew up here in this country

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in the dunya.

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And I remember many songs that I used to listen to when I was young.

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And one of the songs was this. What's love got to do with it?

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I said to myself, when the man hears this and hear the football he's gonna Google

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to find out what's love got to do with it.

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And he surprised me.

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He knew the person who sang the song

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says

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I saw you serious.

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So this is what I want to talk about today. What law has to do with it?

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The answer is

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everything.

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Today is good.

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Everything is about love and this is what I want to leave you with. I want to leave you with some work to do I don't want you to just to listen to the football to be entertained.

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I want you to take something from it. Because the more you study Islam you find out everything has to do with love.

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Alma dude

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who is not who's not he has the most beautiful names and one of them anyway dude.

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Allah He is the one who loves

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there's a verse in the Quran I always think about methodically Medina your day he made an Kitab it is the Quran is a confirmation of the Scripture that came before because it's one one Allah, Who says the revelation one

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Torah will NGO, la sent down the Torah and the NGO.

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A seminarian Musab these are the messengers of Allah.

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And in the Bible, they say God is love.

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God is love. And today I want you to to appreciate this first of all relationships with one another.

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The Prophet peace and blessings upon him said, Let's call Jan nahata tumino.

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Allah to be no Hector Tabu.

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You will never go to Jenna. Until you believe that makes sense.

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And you will never believe until you love one another.

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Do you love one another?

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1,800,000,000 Muslims around the world do you love them?

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The love of the Muslims in Malaysia, Lebanon, Palestine, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh Do you love the Muslims in Africa? Do you love the lessons in America? Do you love the Muslims in Europe? In the heavy metal Come on Martin wahida wanna robocon father doing this? Oh man of yours is one oh man, and I am your Lord. So worship me.

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A conversation between the Prophet peace and blessing be upon them. And Omar Abdullah Han 1400 years ago.

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Omar says to the Prophet Alayhi salat wa salam,

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ala rasulillah Huggy Lamin Cooley, Shane, il NFC,

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O Messenger of Allah, you are more beloved to me than anything else,

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except myself.

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That's a powerful statement

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to me than anything else except myself.

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All of enough sitting here,

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I swear by him and whose hand my life is,

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until I am more loved by you than yourself.

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What?

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And then almost

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an will lie.

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You are more beloved to me, then myself.

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And the Prophet said,

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Allah and Yama now.

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You see, the Imam will tell you there's a movement around the world. They call themselves and Cora Nia Al Quran iya These are the people these are Muslims who say we don't need Hadees

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we don't need Hadees All we need is the Quran. Really?

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You think you can practice Islam without Hadees Really?

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All we need is the Quran. You believe that for sure.

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All right, let's see

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five prayers a day beginning with fauja

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I mean rocket you make you make two or you know the Quran don't say

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for rockets for for how we do

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see rockets for for for for for Asia for for us. Hi.

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Oh, we have to do Hodge, you Nick Hodge, when do you begin? How'd you

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How you doing?

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How many times you go around the copper. Buddha PJ suffered a murder we're going to

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go on to lose della fat you tell me for following the Quran itself. Because the Prophet peace and blessings be upon him. He explains the Quran the Quran was revealed to him and he explains it

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for Luca naraku.

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Morning Sunday the prophecy prays you see me pray.

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Then Allah says the ultimate

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compliment to the Prophet peace and blessings be upon. Now you tiraspol fukada Allah,

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whoever obeys the messenger has in fact will be it alone.

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So ask myself the question why did the Prophet tell Omar

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that no, no Omar? Will you don't have full faith?

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Unless I am more beloved to you than yourself.

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You know, the Prophet peace and blessings be upon him.

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He doesn't follow his own desire

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is nothing but

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what you can when you get a chance not now but I want you to go to the ninth chapter of the Quran in the 24th verse. This explains why the Prophet peace and blessings be upon them told oma

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not until I am more loved by you than yourself. This explains why

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some will go into details or just say quickly cool in Kenya

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as Raja Kumar so you have to either

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say, Allah is telling the prophet to say if it is that you love your fathers, and your children, and your brothers and your wives,

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and your near relatives, and the wealth that you have gained, in the businesses that you fear decline in your homes that you love. It was more beloved to you that Allah

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His Messenger,

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His Messenger, Allah wants you to love the Prophet more than we love ourselves.

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It makes sense.

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So brothers and sisters, too.

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Today I want to leave you with this. Number one. Love one another.

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No, I should say number one to love Allah and His messenger. And then to love one another.

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There is one brother

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in my community that I know, we knew each other in the dunya we were best friends in the dunya so he can say what no one else can say Yes, me and he mama Suraj we were friends in the dunya we're best friends. We play basketball together.

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We went to parties together.

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I was in college, and I introduced them to one of my friends in college and she became his wife.

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But you know what? All those years we know each other.

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Now we love each other FISA de la

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Yeoman Fiamma. yaku la

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Bula BJ vigilante well those who love each other for my glory it's one thing to be friends we we did all those things we hung out together but now to love each other for

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pets to love.

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So, we want to love one another. Well, hamdulillah are below the mean.

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Bismillah R Rahman r Rahim al hamdu Lillahi Rabbil alameen

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brothers and sisters, I want to admit to you I get nervous when I talk to young Muslims

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who tell me Yes ma'am. Suras I'm a Muslim. So that's good.

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Do you pray? No.

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But don't pray but I believe

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for you.

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Impossible

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it's impossible for you to really believe and you don't make a lot I'm shocked when I learned that there are people don't make a lot how do you not make a lot

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the Prophet peace and blessings be upon him.

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Amen came to him he wanted to learn about Islam.

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And the Prophet said comes the Sunnah what five prayers a day

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listen to what he said

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nothing more than a five prayers a day

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no except what is extra and then the Prophet said cmo Ramadan is coming soon in the month of

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Ramadan fasting in the month of Ramadan hallelujah guiro who is anything more than this fast Ramadan Kala

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No, no. Except what is extra? And then the perfectly so that was an answer as a cat hallelujah guy who has anything more color left.

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Except what is extra. So the man he turned around and walked away and said what lie lies he had? Will ankle soo min Whoa. I swear by Allah I will neither increase nor decrease and the profit at least that was an answered for the hand photocall

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if he would do that

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he'd be successful.

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mandatory.

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I would argue that when you do the mandatory maybe you do because you feel alone.

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If I don't make Salah I say Allah

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on Yom Okayama the people in general will look down to people and Hellfire missiles aka soccer has landed you in the Hellfire

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will not go so mate solok

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Inga no option.

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It is a loss, right? The hippie worship how he is to be worship. Five prayers a day you have to do

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it before the rise of the sun and you turn to an Kaaba and you pray to Allah subhanho wa Taala

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you can't get up to make prayer to Allah.

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You can fast in the month of Ramadan.

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You can

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gives a cat

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oh

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we're not doing a lot of favor

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Allah don't need us know that he need our salon also cat on cm you don't need us

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you cannot benefit Allah no Can you harm him?

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What It Is it is it is his right.

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So the Prophet peace and blessings be upon him he said there's nothing that brings a slave closer to Allah than the fluoride you will get close to Allah make us a lot. You want to get close to Allah, you fast in the month of Ramadan you want to get close to a lot you paid as a cat

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and then when a person does the noesis

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the extra

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Allah loves them

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you want to get closer to Allah so Allah love you for sure. In them there's another song

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and other song was and you may not know this one you may be too young for this one.

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It's um

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I'm gonna make you love me.

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There was a group call the Supremes, Diana Ross and the Supremes. Some of you shaking your head

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and, and the temptations.

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I'm gonna make you love me. I'm gonna do all the things for you. A man wants a woman to do

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another song.

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I Can't Make You Love Me. A third song. I can't make you love me. I'm saying today in this Masjid. You can make a lot love you.

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What you mean ma'am? What do you mean you can force a lot of love you. I don't mean that.

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I mean if you do this, Allah will love you. I give you 10 examples I give you maybe 312 or three

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cool and conform to HIPAA law. The only common law

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say Say Say Say if you love

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me, if you love Allah say this to say this to the people if you love Allah follow me

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of our love you.

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If you give me a sense, you want to get the love of Allah, Allah Muhammad peace unless I give you another one. And Assad whom in the movement whether you give monastic men

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the answer, no one loves them but a believer

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in nun hates them but a

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hypocrite.

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Whoever loves them, Allah loves whoever hates them. alights

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we can get Allah subhanho wa Taala to love us by doing those things that is pleasing to Him. In my last point

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just in case you never forget this.

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It is impossible is impossible to love Allah more than Allah loves us.

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Some possible can do it

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because you see when you love someone is a manifestation is not lip service. So you can lip service I love you. I love you I

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love you.

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Really

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easy to say. It's really easy to say

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but the manifested

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the answer.

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They love the mahogany.

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Answer wasn't the name that wasn't the name of a tribe. Allah gave them that name.

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I finished with this

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as our pseudo law he saw the law seldom been abroad men in alpha Saudi Arabia, and the profit made a band of brotherhood between the Mahajan and the answer. After alpha Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia and saw he says I am the wealthiest of the handsaw.

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the wealthiest no one has more than me.

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Take half my wealth.

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Can I give you a modern perspective? Bill Gates,

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probably the richest American

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telling

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him I'm

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gonna love you. I'm going to give you half my wealth.

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Normally, that would be something like $59 billion

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people give you

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this love the answer head for the Mahajan.

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So brothers and sisters on Let us love one another and let's do it for Allah only be one other thing that has just happened is

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this a store that I go to brothers from Yemen that's not far from my house. It's a grocery store.

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And about a month ago, I saw an African American elderly woman

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in a in a recall those things sit in the walker Walker.

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And she's on the outside of the of the store. She has a cup. So she wants some charity.

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So I went there.

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And I put $20 in the end, India,

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fill a cup. So as I was putting it, she says thank you. But once you saw what it was, thank you. Thank you, thank you.

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I didn't know how

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I didn't answer her religion.

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She needed it.

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And it was cold outside.

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I came the next week, put another $20 in it.

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The third time I came, I didn't know him and she recognized my car. She waved at me.

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And

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I gave a $50. I put $50 in the envelope and gave it

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I told my wife about it the ma'am.

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No, my wife did.

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She went to the store. And she looked for that woman. She wanted to give us something just because her husband gave it she understood the condition. Yesterday I'm coming from the masjid. I said, You know what? It's raining. It's cold.

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I said, I'll go maybe tomorrow to give us something.

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Then I said you know what? You may need it today.

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Maybe she's dead today. And she saw it. And I gave another $50

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and you can see how light eyes they light up? Why do that? I don't know.

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And so I spoke to her she said you know

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all she said it's God

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that sent you

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we can make a difference in the lives of people. Be Can you here in America, not just to be here.

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So live nice. With a nice job a good education. Yes. Do that.

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And at the same time, be slaves of Allah

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by helping these people.

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Amen. I want to do a wedding last weekend. A Muslim doctor live in Long Island. City Ma'am, I want you to

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officiate my, my daughter's wedding. I said okay.

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I came there.

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I did the wedding.

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Right before I came there. I was about to get on the highway and it was I have the light and a young white man maybe 3031 years old came to me. He had a Can he says I'm really embarrassed. But I ran out of gas. I know you probably heard it.

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Can you help me? I got my daughter in the car. I gotta get back. I said how much you need? He said a couple of dollars. So one of my pocket having to see a $20 bill.

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So gave him the $20 you should see his eyes.

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Maybe he's tricking me. Oh,

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he's not chicken Allah.

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Maybe he needs it for food, run out of gas okay. This is my point. FISA,

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everything. FISA dealer. Love one another feasability

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Allahu Akbar Allah