[22] Hadith Twenty-Two

The Exposition That Whoever Fears Allah ( Hastens To Salvation From His Punishment Through Obeying Him)

It is narrated from Abu Hurayra ( that Allah's Messenger said: "He who fears [for his profit] travels early in the night, and he who travels early in the night reaches home early. Lo! Truly Allah's ( merchandise is dear. Lo! Truly Allah's merchandise is Paradise."

Al-Tirmidhi narrated it and said: hasan gharîb, also al-Hakim who declared it sahîh, and al-Dhahabi confirmed it.

Allah's blessings and peace on the Prophet., his Family, and his Companions

Dr. G.F. Haddad

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