What does it mean to live for God? Continuing from the last lesson, the fifth aspect of enacting a living connection with God is proactively striving to further God’s cause. The sixth aspect is steadfastness; having unrelenting will power to continue on God’s path despite fatigue or failure. The seventh aspect is keeping righteous company and following their example. The final aspect is experiencing true dreams and visions, which are a mercy of God for people on the difficult path of establishing a living connection with God.
Find out the answers to these questions and more in this lesson of the book The Philosophy of the Teachings of Islam.
The author of this landmark exposition, the Promised Messiah and Imam Mahdi, His Holiness Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad was the reformer of the latter days, who came to unite mankind and revitalise the true teachings of Islam. He is the founder of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. He wrote more than 80 books and delivered hundreds of lectures throughout his lifetime that sought to spread the true message of a peaceful Islam.
The Philosophy of the Teachings of Islam explains the wisdom and principles of various facets of spirituality and how they impact our lives. The book explores the physical, moral and spiritual states of man; proofs of the existence of God; the state of man after death; sources of Divine knowledge; and provides an excellent introduction to the study of Islam.
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