both worlds]. The chief of all Prophets, he removes the lies and slurs leveled against them by their own people and affirms them and the essentials of their religions within Islam. The master of all saints, he guides and educates them via the light of his Messengership. He is the “pivot” around which turns a circle formed of the Prophets, the good, the truthful, and the righteous,who recite God’s Names and agree on his Message.
approaches and temperaments, they agree with all of his affirmations, as if saying in unison: “You declare and speak the truth.”
his Prophethood. He is confirmed by marvels that, prior to his Prophethood, either he worked or that took place in connection with him. It is also reported through reliable channels that his coming was predicted.
He is affirmed by the hundreds of miracles he worked: splitting the moon; abundant water flowing from his fingers; trees moving in answer to his call;the coming of rain upon his prayer; satisfying many hungry people with very little food through his blessing; understanding the languages of rocks,trees, lizards, gazelles, camels, and wolves, and so on. All of these were narrated by truthful Traditionists and historians. He is also confirmed by the Islamic law, which enables people to find happiness in both worlds. You
already have seen the rays from its “sun” diffusing happiness. If your eyes and heart are open, this will be enough for you.
his Prophethood. Further proofs are his firm belief demonstrated by his austere life, great awe of God, righteousness, and matchless servanthood to his Lord. The Prophet’s complete submission to God, to which his life testifies the perfection of his earnestness, firmness, and courage; and his utmost certainty
in his movements shown by his full confidence in his cause all confirm him. Just as green leaves, bright blossoms, and fresh fruits bear witness to a tree’s vigor, the Prophet’s full adherence to his cause and following it in total certainty and strictness confirm him in his claim.
at work.Open your eyes and look carefully. What catches our eyes first is an extraordinary man excelling all others in good looks and good conduct. He has a revealed book, and speaks in an extraordinarily concise and wise way while addressing creation, humanity, jinn, and all other creatures.
What strange things he speaks about: a very important affair, a very awesome tiding. He removes the veil of mystery from the universe’s creation, explains why it was created, and answers the questions that occupy
the mind of every conscious being: Who am I? Where do I come from? What is my purpose or final destination?
The world’s movements, changes, alterations, decorations, and adornments seem like meaningless playthings of chance. Our helplessness is a continuous source of trouble, and our poverty renders us powerless. Human
reason or intellect continually upset us with sorrows of the past and anxieties of the future, causing us to be the lowest and most wretched of animals.
and mutual enemies have become friends, brothers, and sisters. Inanimate objects, seen as terrifying corpses, have become like amiable living beings fulfilling certain important functions. In the tongue of those functions or
tasks, they articulate their Creator’s signs.
movements, changes, and alterations are no longer subject to chance, but messages from the Creator’s rulership or mastership, “pages” on which He writes His signs of creation and rules of the universe, and mirrors in which His Names are reflected. In sum, the universe is a book of Divine Wisdom.
I would not have created the worlds.