Quran: And hold firmly to the rope of Allah all together & do not become divided.(3/103) O you who have believed, fear Allah. & let every soul look to what it has put forth for tomorrow - & fear Allah. Indeed, Allah is Acquainted with what you do.(59/18) He decreed for you the same religion decreed for Noah, & what we inspired to you, & what we decreed for Abraham, Moses, & Jesus: "You shall uphold this one religion, & do not divide it."(42:13). The idol worshipers will greatly resent what you invite them to do. GOD redeems to Himself whomever He wills; He guides to Himself only those who totally submit.(42:14) Hadith: Make (Execute) For Allah, As Allah is watching you. Ummah Unity

Let us Know About Iblees Was Ordered To Prostrate Before Adam

Iblees Was Ordered To Prostrate Before Adam, Though He Was Not an Angel

 Allah says in Sureh al-Kahf (18): 50, “& (remember) when we said to the angels, ‘Prostrate to Adam.’ So they prostrated except Iblees (Shaiytan). He was one of the jinn…” “

When Allah commanded the Angels to prostrate before Adam, Iblees was included in this command. Although Iblees was not an angel, he was trying & pretending to imitate the angel’s behavior & deeds, & this is why he too, was included in the command that was addressed to the angels…” [See, Tafsir Ibn Kathir: Sureh al-Baqarah (2): 34]

Al-Hasan al-Basree said, “Iblees was not one of the angels, not even for a second. He was the origin of Jinn just as Adam was the origin of mankind.” [This was narrated by Ibn Jareer with a Sahih chain. See, at-Tabaree (18: 506)]

Iblees refused to prostrate to Adam, & disputed with his Lord, “(Allah) said, ‘What prevented you that you did not prostrate, when I commanded you?”

Iblees said, ‘I am better than him (Adam), you created me from fire, & him you created from clay.” [Sureh al-A’raf (7): 11-12]

Iblees made a mistake in making this comparison because he looked at the origin of creation & not at the honor bestowed, i.e., Allah’s creating Adam with His Hands & blowing life into him. Shaiytan thus made a false comparison & rejected the command of Allah, thus committing the sin of disbelief. So, “(Allah) said, ‘Get down from this (Paradise), it is not for you to be arrogant here. Get out, for you are of those humiliated & disgraced.” [Sureh al-A’raf (7): 11-13] Thus, Allah humiliated him & cast him out of His mercy & His sacred Presence, & called him, ‘Iblees,’ symbolizing that he had been Ablasa minar-Rahmah (despaired of mercy) that there was no hope of mercy for him. [See, Tafsir Ibn Kathir]

Ibn Abbas said, “Before he undertook the path of sin, Iblees was with the angels & was called Azazil. He was among the residents of the earth & was one of the most active worshipers & knowledgeable persons among the angels. This fact caused him to be arrogant. Iblees was from a species called Jinn.” [al-Tabrani (1: 502)]

This Core content from faith in the angels compiled by Shawana A. Aziz

Appeal:

Being a muslim it is must to spread saying (Ahadith) of Prophet (PBUH) to each and every one for which one will be rewarded both in this world and life hereafter.

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