(مَنظومة في العَقيدةِ وَالأخلاقِ)
للعلامة عبد الرحمن بن ناصرٍ السَّعديِّ رحمهُ الله
الاربعاء 22 جمادى الاخرة لعام 1376 هـ
1- فَيَا سَائِلًا عَنْ مَنْهَجِ الْـحَقِّ يَبْتَغِي – سُلُوكَ طَرِيقِ الْقَوْمِ حَقًّا وَيَسْعَدُ
The Noble Shaykh ‘Abdur Rahmaan Ibn Naasir as-Si’dee (may Allah have mercy upon him) stated:
The people are divided into four categories:
1. The one who is good in himself and his good extends to other than himself. He is the best of the different categories. This person is the believer who reads the Qur’aan and learns the different sciences of the religion. He is a benefit for himself and his benefit extends to other than himself. He is blessed wherever he may be. Just as Allah mentioned about ‘Eesaa (‘alayhis salaam):
And He made me blessed wherever I may be.
(Soorah Maryam: 31)
2. The one who is good within himself. A person of good. He is the believer who does not have knowledge which he can extend to other than himself.
These two categories are the best of creation. And the good that is within them returns back to that which is with them from the faith that is limited (to oneself) and the faith that extends (beyond oneself), one whose benefit extends to others according to the situation of the believers. Continue reading