In this episode Shaykh Yahya Rhodus narrates that the most beloved servants to Allah are those most sincere with Allah’s servants. Shaykh Yahya explains that Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) informed us that there are people more beloved to Allah Most High then others, and that we should be keen to follow the path to become beloved to Allah. He then gives us advice on how to be sincere towards the generality of the people and give them sincere advice.
The Content of Character is a remarkable collection of sayings of the Prophet Muhammad. Chosen by the scholar, Shaykh Al-Amin Ali Mazrui and translated by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, this book was published to great critical acclaim.
Shaykh Al-Amin intended to show that progress among Muslims required not the abandonment of Islam but the recovery of the original spirit of Islamic enlightenment.
In this podcast series for SeekersHub, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus does a commentary on these concise and yet comprehensive sayings, with a special focus on character-building, morals, good manners and ethics.