Seeking forgiveness and the breadth of Allah’s mercy

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Anas bin Malik narrated that the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) said “every man is a sinful and the best of those sinful who is repenting to Allah”. Oh servants of Allah! Nobody can completely avoid committing mistakes and sins because man was created with weakness and is riddled by an enemy (Satan) who never feels tired or bored of urging him to commit sins.

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The Divine Mercy of God

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If someone were to ask, ‘Who is your God?’ A Muslim response would be, ‘The Most-Merciful, the Dispenser of Mercy.’ According to Islamic sources, the prophets, while emphasizing God’s judgment, also proclaimed His mercy. In Muslim scripture, God introduces Himself as:
“He is God, other than whom there is no deity, Knower of the unseen and the witnessed. He is the Most-Merciful, the Dispenser of Mercy.” (Quran 59:22)

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