The Prophet sws asked his crest-fallen and grieving companions to sacrifice their animals and shave their own heads and trim their nails as was the tradition of pilgrimage . Knowledge should be imparted to ignorant men and they should be punished only after they were shown the light in a way they could see it but stuck their wrong ways out of selfishness and arrogance. God has left us instruction in His word. It happened just as she predicted. How could they be so badly disappointed and frustrated? Now if anybody doubts the existence of such a beginning into sainthood (for prophets are first and foremost are sainst- friends and deserving protégés of Allah) I can emphatically confirm from personal experience as the humblest of Sufis that at the early stages of my spiritual development (1960+) I also was blessed with similar dreams where I saw persons in my dreams who turned up as exactly seen. It is knowing what the word of God says and doing it. We are as much wise as we are moral and as much stupid as we are immoral. His spirit is still the only real and effective potential to solve the present Arab-Israeli conflict. Using the modern theory it is genetically determined. 6 Diving Wisdom is “full of mercy.” It is ready to pass by a transgression (an unintentional sin) and to grant forgiveness to those who offend, and performing every possible act of kindness and practical help, ‘eleos’ [ ἔλεος ]. Godly wisdom is the kind of wisdom that comes from the very heart of God, who is all-wise. The characteristics here enumerated are in keeping with its Divine origin. But they simply sat down dejected, sulked and looked at him with empty eyes. This was such a master stroke that on their way back from Hudaibia Allah sent down the Surat al Fath (Opening of floodgates gates of victory) and implicitly glorifying the Hudaibian diplomatic stroke promised both the realization of the intended pilgrimage the next year and the conquest of Mecca and more soon afterwards all of which came to pass as revealed. Abraham AS is especially blessed and became the father of many nations producing many prophets until they culminated in and sealed by our master Muhammad Mustafa sws. As you read and pray through the Word of God continually, you will find that your life is producing purity, peace, gentleness, willingness, mercy, good fruit, impartiality, and sincerity—and that's how you'll know the Word of God is taking root. Allah says about such persons “Have you seen the one who took his ‘hawa’ as his god and therefore Allah sealed his hearting and his heart and put a veil before his eyes on account of a knowledge (he is proud of). The idea was to pacify the earth so that Islam could have the chance to be communicated to everyone living on it. 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God rewarded the main author of the Proverbs, King Solomon, for asking for wisdom (1 Kings 3:5–14; 2 Chronicles 1:7–12). The loving peace mentioned here, can also mean bringing peace, as in Hebrews 12:11 (the only other New Testament example), but clearly great as peace is, purity (righteousness) comes before peace and peace at any price is not worth the having. Who else could stand up to thousands of vicious and valorous Arab cavalry armed and armoured so superiorly to him, drawn from the most ferocious tribes while himself could only muster a fraction of the enemy’s force and was persistently undermined by a determined group of traitors all over the place, joining his army now nad deserting at the crucial moment to spoil things for him- the hypocrites. Nobody had seen the Prophet (sws) as sad as the day he viewed his dear uncle’s badly mutilated body as if he was torn apart by Wolves, nose and ears cut away and torso slit apart and internal organs spilt out and spattered. He not only proved entirely reliable but brought in bumper profits all honestly made. When the wisdom of God is at work in you, it empowers you to live a pure life. Similarly Abraham secretly chops to pieces the wooden idols of his countrymen and puts them to shame his countrymen suspiciously question him: “Is it you who did this (broke to pieces) to our gods o Abraham?” they asked. He attacked from the gap created and by this surprise so upset the muslims that their imminent victory suddenly turned into a rout, the Prophet was brought down with a stone bleeding and unconscious and was thought to be dead and all except few of his army were fleeing for their lives. Wisdom is about pleasing God and nothing else. The following anectode shows not only how ‘good-starred’ he was but also how he earned a fame for fairness and wisdom. Instead, it comes as God considers we need it, for the benefit of ourselves or others. The strongest personification in the Bible is Woman Wisdom, and she speaks somewhat mysteriously in divine accents about her origins and identity. This wisdom is of God. God’s Wisdom Is Best . He then attempted his famous pilgrimage (Umra kind) to Mecca, was denied entry and unwilling to begin hostilities for many reasons each wiser than the other he was heading back to Medina. Look what he said in later life: “It is not lawful (morally good) to ask for the hand of a woman while another man still negotiating about it for himself (i.e., no amorous gazumping). Apparently they were awed by their noble appearance of sincere and pious worshippers of Allah. Abu Jandal made heart-rending appeals to the Prophet sws not to deliver him back to the infidels and Suhail demanded that he did, since the agreement had just been signed and sealed. Excepting the Badr he was nearly finished both at Uhud and the Handaq battles and was saved by a whisker. Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! Jews had never had such a brilliant enemy all their history, an enemy who was made even more hurting because he was also so kind and so much always in the right against them and could be their greatest savior, greater than Moses in fact had they followed him. Yet each such blasphemer knows Allah’s truth deep down. Khalid ex-commander Abu Sufyan had even a far far worse record than him as an enemy of the Prophet sws. Although initially permissive the Quarish changed their minds and threatened Muhammad’s (sws) peaceful and essentially unarmed party of would-be pilgrims with war to death. Talent for music for example. He acknowledged that most of the errors made by men were caused by ignorance. Proverbs: How Human Wisdom Becomes Divine Tim Mackie & Whitney Woollard When you turn to the book of Proverbs and read the opening line, “The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel” (1:1), you expect to start reading proverbs—short, clever sayings that pack a punch and offer you some kind of wisdom on the good life. Not just any religion will bring wisdom… These characteristics are divine and we who are the Temple of God must reflect that which is inside us, the Spirit of God (First Corinthians 3:16). The audience could either embrace Islam or stay away from Islam by paying a poll tax and keeping their peace with muslim afterwards. As wisest of men (closest to Allah by entertaining always the noblest and kindest of wishes towards all men and displaying actions confirming his moral excellence) he aimed at building up and wining his audience and not demolishing and losing, no matter the audiences past record. Open to reason, means of a yielding disposition in all indifferent things; obsequious, docile. Abu Jandal had managed to escape and with other fugitives had formed a formidable gang waylaying and capturing the precious Quraishite caravans. “God’s wisdom means that God always chooses the best goals and the best means to … For this reason, Jesus spurned Satan’s peace of surrender. Despite many conspiracies to do away with him the Prophet sws could never be fooled by them and easily turned the tables on them every time they conspired to bring him down by employing both the Quraish and the Medinese hypocrites and drove them from their tremendously fortified and wealth- and brains-packed settlements into humiliating exile and in one case partial extermination. He simply could be at the right place at the right time (good-starred) and also could impeccably take advantage of opportunity presented without needing or inclining towards any dishonest or unscrupulous opportunism. Which means that the possibility of ever again genes meeting in a person so as to produce another true prophet has came to an end. He met such a gracious Muhammad (sws) that he exclaimed “ May my father and mother be sacrificed to you what a forbearing and forgiving man you are!”. The Prophet sws had forgiven the woman as was his wont- no revenge for personal reasons- but when the unlucky companion died of the poison he had to apply the prescribed justice and the woman was executed in retaliation. The captives (took the initiative and) said “No!”. Wisdom allows us to judge the things of the world in light of the highest end of man—the contemplation of God. When his enemies looked nearest from finishing him something somehow frustrated them. Initial love may not survive a subsequent poverty or one partners too much absence from home on account of over zeal for business or politics. They have no knowledge of this, their’s is only opinion” (45: 23-24). 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