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How to Escape from Fitnah: Fifteen Pointers

Posted in Mustafa al-'Adawi on February 9, 2008 by Tarek Mehanna

1 – Fear Allah and Keep Your Duty to Him

{“…and whoever fears Allah and keeps his duty to Him, He will make a way for him to get out of every difficulty.”} [at-Talaq; 2]

{“…and whoever fears Allah and keeps his duty to Him, He will make his matter easy for him.”} [at-Talaq; 4]

2 – Place Your Trust in Allah

{“…and whosoever puts his trust in Allah, then He will suffice him.”} [at-Talaq; 3]

{“Those to whom the people said: “Verily, the people have gathered against you, so, fear them.” But it only increased them in faith, and they said: “Allah is Sufficient for us, and He is the Best Disposer of affairs!” So, they returned with Grace and Bounty from Allah. No harm touched them; and they followed the good Pleasure of Allah, and Allah is the Owner of Great Bounty.”} [Al ‘Imran; 173-4]

3 – Repent and Turn to Allah with Humility

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