We always ask abundance of questions in life and Al-Qur’an had answered it yet we still haven’t realised most of it, worst of all we even refuse it. Do take time to ponder these few frequently asked questions and their respective answers!
1) WE ALWAYS ASK : Why was I tested?
“Do men think that they will be left alone on saying, “We believe”, and that they will not be tested? We did test those before them, and Allah will certainly know those who are true from those who are false.” Surah Al-Ankabut (29:2-3)
2) WE ALWAYS ASK : Why I never get what I wanted?
“It is possible that you dislike a thing which is good for you, and that you love a thing which is bad for you. But Allah knows, while you know not.” Surah Al-Baqarah (2:216)
3) WE ALWAYS ASK : Why was I burdened this way?AL-QURAN ANSWERS:
“Allah does not place a burden to a soul greater than it can bear. It gets every good that it earns, and it suffers every ill that it earns.” Surah Al-Baqarah (2:286)“So, verily, with every difficulty, there is relief: (repeated) Verily, with every difficulty there is relief.” Surah Al-Insyirah (94:5-6)
4) WE ASK : Why am I losing hope?AL-QURAN ANSWERS:
“So lose not heart, nor fall into despair: For you will be superior if you are true in Faith.” Surah Al-Imran (3:139)
5) WE ALWAYS ASK : How can I face it?AL-QURAN ANSWERS:
“O you who have believed! Persevere in patience and constancy; vie in such perseverance; strengthen each other; and fear Allah that you may prosper.” Surah Al-Imraan (3:200)“And seek (Allah’s) help with patient perseverance and prayer: It is indeed hard, except to those who bring a humbly submissive (to Allah).” Surah Al-Baqarah ayat (2:45)
6) WE ALWAYS ASK : What do I get from all these?AL-QURAN ANSWERS:
“Indeed, Allah has purchased from the believers their lives and properties (in exchange) for that they will have the garden (of Paradise)…” Surah At-Taubah (9:111)
7) WE ALWAYS ASK : To whom could I depend?AL-QURAN ANSWERS:
“(Allah) suffice me: there is no god but He: On Him is my trust,- He the Lord of the Throne (of Glory) Supreme.” Surah At-Taubah (9:129)
8) But..I can’t take it anymore!AL-QURAN ANSWERS :
“…and never give up hope of Allah’s Soothing Mercy; truly No one despairs of Allah’s Soothing Mercy, except Those who have no faith.” Surah Yusuf (9:87)
“Despair not of the Mercy of Allah: for Allah forgives All sins for He is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.” Surah A-Zumar (39:53)