Belief in the Day of Judgment (Part 2)
THE RESURRECTION OF THE BODY AND SOUL
Everything will occur about which Allah (S.W.T.) has told us in His book (the Qu'raan), especially Surat Takwiir and Surat Infitar
"When the sky is cleft asunder; when the stars are scattered; when the oceans are suffered to burst forth; and when the Graves are turned upside down; (Then) shall each soul know what it hath sent forward and (what it hath) kept back. [Surah Infitar (82:1-5)
After the second cry, all the creatures of Allah (S.W.T.) swoon, lost consciousness and die, the universe will collapsed. Allah (S.W.T.) will send rain and human being will start to grow from the grave. [only Allah (S.W.T.) know how process was.] As we know according to the [Sahih Muslim] The earth will split and people will come out from it group after group.
"It is He Who begins (the process of) creation; then repeats it, and for Him it is most easy to Him belong the loftiest similitude (we can think of) in the heavens and the earth : for He is Exalted in Might, full of Wisdom.[Surah Al-Ruum (30:27)]
After the intermediate realm of (40) forty years, Allah (S.W.T.) again will command the angel Israfil to blow the horn (trumpet). "then (the horn) will be blown another time, and behold ! they shall be standing looking. [Surah Al-Zumar (39:68)
This process of Resurrection will continue until they are transformed back into their original shape and bodies. Allah (S.W.T.) will command Angel Israfil to blow the Trumpet for the second time, upon which people will rise from their grave alive.
The disbelievers and the hypocrites will then be regretful and will say:
"Woe to us ! Who has raised us up from our place of sleep?"
The believers will say:
"This is what Allah (S.W.T.) Most Gracious had promised, and true was the word of the apostles" [Surah Yasin (36:52)].
Allah ! La ilaha illa Huwa (No one has to be worshipped bu He). Surely He will gather you together on the Day Of Resurrection about which there is no doubt. And who is truer is statement than Allah (S.W.T.) [Surah Nisaa (4:87)]
Place of Gathering
Then the angels will assemble all of them naked, uncircumcised and barefooted to the place of Hashr. (Place of Gathering)
Those who pervert the Truth in Our Signs are not hidden from Us. Which is better? -he that is cast into the Fire, or he that comes safe through, on the Day of Judgment? Do what ye will: Verily He seeth (clearly) all that ye do. [Surah Ha-miim (41:40)]
And listen for the Day when the Caller will call out from a place quite near, -The Day when they will hear a (mighty) Blast in (very) truth: that will be the day of Ressurection.
Verily it is We Who give Life and Death; and to Us is the Final Goal-- The Day when the Earth will be rent asunder, from (men) hurrying out : that will be a gathering together,--quite easy for Us.[Surah Qaf (50:41-44)]
PEOPLE WILL BE GATHERED WITH WHOM THEY LOVED
On the authority of Jabir (R.A), "Every soul shall be gathered according to its desire. So, whoever loved disbelief will be with the disbelievers, and his deeds will not benefits him at all." [Narrated by Tabarani]
A man asked the Prophet (S.A.W.), When is the Hour (of Judgment)?
The Prophet (S.A.W.), asked him "What have you prepared for it?"
He replied, "Nothing, except that I love Allah (S.W.T.) and His Messengers."
The Prophet (S.A.W.) told him, "You are with those whom you love." [Narrated by Al-Bukhari and Muslim]
THE GREAT INTERCESSION
In the confusion and terror of the resurrection plain, poeple will remember the prophets who were sent to them. We are told that people will go first to Prophet Adam (alayhi salam), the father of mankind, and reminding him of his dignified status, will ask him to intercede before Allah (S.W.T.) He refuse and said go to Noah (alayhi salam) He will also decline, He will send them to Abraham (alayhi salam), He also decline, He will send them to Moses (alayhi salam), He will also decline, He will send them to Jesus (alayhi salam), He also decline. And finally, they will come to Muhammad ((alayhi salam), and say,
"O Muhammad (S.A.W.) ! You are the Messenger of Allah (S.W.T.), and the Last of the Prophets; Allah forgave you your former and latter sins, so intercede for us before Allah (S.W.T.); do you not see what [situation] we are in? Do you not see what has come to us?"
Then, the Prophet (S.A.W.) will get up, go and prostrate beneath the Ars, and glorify Allah (S.W.T.) with unique praises.
He will be told, "O Muhammad! Ask, that you may be given, and intercede that your intercession may be granted!"
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