tested? Why is life so
hard? Why don’t I ever
get this or that? Why?
I am always asking:
Why was I tested?
Quran answers: “Do men think that they will be left alone 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.” [29:2-3]
I am always asking:
Why could I never get what I want?
”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]
I am always asking:Why was I burdened this
“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
I am always asking: Why do I lose hope?
“So lose not heart, nor fall into despair…” Surah Al-
i am always asking: How can I face it?
” O you who believe! Persevere in patience and constancy; vie in such perseverance; strengthen each other; and fear Allah that you
may prosper.” Surah Al- Imran [3:200] &
“And seek (Allah’s) help with patience, perseverance and prayer: It is indeed hard, except to those who bring a humbly
submissive (to Allah).” Surah Al-Baqarah [2:45]
i am always asking: What do I get for all these?
“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]
I am always asking:To whom can I depend?
“(Allah) suffices me: there is no god but He: On Him is my trust- He the Lord of the Throne (of Glory) Supreme.” Surah At-Taaubah [9:129]
i always say:But I can’t take it anymore!
“…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] &
“Despairs not of the Mercy of Allah: for Allah forgives All
sins for He is Often- For giving, Most Merciful.”
Surah Az-Zumar [39:53]