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Why was I born in a Muslim Family and my Friends in a non Muslim Family
Channel: Zakir Naik
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assalamu alikum Why has Allah made me a Muslim? And why was I born in a Muslim family and my friends in a non Muslim family?
Allah subhanaw taala says in the Glorious Quran in surah mulk chapter 67 was the metu Allah The hola como tal hayata Leah Beluga. mamilla It is Allah who has created life and death to test which of you are good in deeds. So this life is a test for the hereafter.
And Allah subhanaw taala test different people in different ways.
And upload Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him said that every child is born in Dino fitrah that is every child is born as a Muslim. It is later on that his parents they may make him a Hindu, a Christian, a Jew, etc.
And just because a person is born in a Muslim family, he is not guaranteed paradise.
A person may be a Muslim throughout his life, but a few days or just before dying, he may come and shake
and his abode will be the hellfire. Similarly, a non Muslim he may be a non Muslim throughout his life. But a few days before he dies, he may understand the truth of Islam he may accept Islam, and once he embraced Islam, he will enter Paradise. So it is all subjective. And Allah subhanaw taala says in the Glorious Quran in surah forcella chapter 41 was from 53 century him iottie knaphill Alpha ki Wolfie unfussy him had diabetes unknown how soon we shall show them our signs in the furtherest regions of the horizons and into their souls until it is clear to them that this is the truth.
So Allah subhanaw taala will deliver the message to each and every human being.
So, no human being has the excuse that he has not received the message.
It is upon the non Muslim upon the human being to accept the message or to reject it.
So Allah subhanaw taala tests different people in different ways that 1000s of Muslims who are Muslims, but they did not practice they did not offer Salah. So that just Muslim by name.
So it is all subjective. Even if a person is born in a non Muslim family. He has the opportunity throughout his life to embrace Islam. And once he embraced Islam, he is a Muslim by choice. Many of us are Muslims by chance, and we take it for granted. But many times non Muslims they work hard to search for truth and once they embrace Islam, they are much more practicing than many of the born Muslims.
So it is all subjective Allah subhanaw taala tests different people different ways.