In lifetimes, there are times we experience joy, sadness, fear, anger and unexpected calamity that is not excluded. But these 10 verses on patience from the Holy Qur’an explain why you should be patient.
Because being patient is an act of worship, something you offer only to Allah.This may sound somehow to you. But let check something before going through the 10 verses on patience.
As outline by Allah (SWT) in the Holy Quran. Patience is one of the greatest acts of worship because we people are in this state of mind, they are fully committed to the Will of Allah.
While also accepting whatever He may have written for us. I know you wouldn’t argue that believing in Qadar is part of the religion itself. Something patience brings to the mind.Without future ado, let go through the 10 verses on patience from the Holy Qur’an.
These verses not only explain that patience is an act of worship, as there are many more things you will understand after reading the verses.
1. Prepared Your Mind For Allah’s Test
“Be sure We shall test you with something of fear and hunger, some loss in goods, lives, and the fruits of your toil. But give glad tidings to those who patiently persevere.
Those who say, when afflicted with calamity, ‘To Allah we belong, and to Him is our return.’ They are those on whom descend blessings from their Lord, and mercy. They are the ones who receive guidance” (Quran, 2:155-157)
The main lesson in this verse, when something bad happened only patience and belief in Allah will make one stand. And by doing that, blessings will sure come to such slaves of Allah.
2. Don’t Overthink The Situation: Just Endure Patiently
“Oh my son, keep up the prayer, and command beneficence, and forbid malfeasance, and (endure) patiently whatever may afflict you. Surely that is (an indication of true) resolve concerning His Commands” (Quran, 31:17)
3. With Those Who Are Patient, Allah Is With Them
“And obey Allah and His Messenger, and do not quarrel with one another lest you should lose courage and your power depart. Be patient, surely Allah is with those who remain patient” (Quran, 8:46)
4. Those Who Are Patient Never Lose Heart
“How many of the prophets fought (in Allah’s way), and with them (fought) large bands of [religious] men? But they never lost heart if they met with disaster in Allah’s way, nor did they weaken (in will) nor give in. And Allah Loves those who are firm and steadfast” (Quran, 3:146)
5. Persevere in Patience And Let Go Of Hardship Memory
“Oh you who believe! Persevere in patience and constancy. Vie in such perseverance, strengthen each other, and be pious, that you may prosper” (Quran, 3:200)
6. Being Patient Help Attain Goodness From Allah
“Only those who are steadfast in patience, only those who are blessed with great righteousness, will attain to such goodness” (Quran, 41:35)
7. Remember That Allah’s Promise is True
“So, be patient. Surely Allah’s promise is true, and let not the disbelievers shake your firmness” (Quran, 30:60)
8. Patience Is Hard To Practice So Be Humble
“Seek help with patience and prayer – through this is hard indeed for anyone but the humble” (Quran, 2:45)
9. Be Patient Finding The Help of Allah
“And bear with patience, and your patience is only because of the help of Allah – and do not grieve over them, nor feel distressed by their evil plans” (Quran, 16:127)
10. The Reward for Patience Isn’t Waste
“Be patient [steadfast]: Allah does not let the rewards of those who do good go to waste” (Quran, 11:115)
Going through all those 10 verses on Patience, you should now understand that Allah (SWT) have greatness in place for those who are patient apart from patience being an act of worship for everyone.And Allah knows best.