The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Koran:|
Ishmael, 'Lord! receive it from us, verily, thou art hearing and
dost know. Lord! and make us too resigned unto Thee, and of our seed
also a nation resigned unto Thee, and show us our rites, and turn
towards us, verily, Thou art easy to be turned and merciful. Lord! and
send them an apostle from amongst themselves, to read to them Thy
signs and teach them the Book and wisdom, and to purify them;
verily, Thou art the mighty and the wise.'
Who is averse from the faith of Abraham save one who is foolish of
soul? for we have chosen him in this world, and in the future he is
surely of the righteous.
When his Lord said to him, 'Be resigned,' he said, 'I am resigned