We Are sure you must have heard it said that we were born in sinand perhaps you even believe that. But let's think about that for a moment. Would the Just God blame you for a sin you never committed? Would He hold you responsible for what someone else did? Definitely not! God's book teaches that you are responsible for only your own actions. You cannot sin until you do something wrong. And you certainly could not have done wrong before you were even born.
Yet we often meet people who say that we are somehow born in sin. Could that possibly be true?
Sin is that aspect in a Muslims life in which he or she makes effort to abstain from at all costs. Allah warns all of mankind that everything mankind does in this world will be put before us on Yawmul-Qiyaama (The Day of Resurrection) in Surah al-Zilzal:
And he who does an atoms weight of good will see it. And he who does an atoms weight of evil will see it. [Holy Quran, 99:7-8]
Allah also warns mankind that the one whose bad deeds (sins) are heavy will be in Hell, as can be found in Surah al-Qariah. A Muslims strife is to live the life of a believer and separate from the likeness of the sinner, as Allah differentiates the Mumin (believer) from the fasiq (sinner) in Surah As-Sajdah:
Is he who is a believer like unto him who is a sinner? They are not alike! For those who believe and do righteous works, for the ...more
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