RIYADH: Khateeb of Hajj 1442 Sheikh Dr Bandar Baleelah on Monday delivered Hajj sermon from Masjid Al Namirah in Arafat.
“Allah is only to be worshipped in the way that the Messenger (SAWW) told us,” Dr Bandar Baleelah said.
Hajj 2021 sermon: “Indeed, Allah does not love those who are arrogant and boastful. The Ummah should treat each other with compassion. Allah said, do not make anyone shareek with Allah.
“Allah said, worship your Allah as if He is seeing you. The most important part of that ihsan lies in tawheed (sincerely devoting all worship to Allah alone). Another method of ihsan is using the best In adversity, turn to your Lord with humility, penitence, and hope. O believers, fear Allah Almighty by obeying His commands, and you will win the great victory, and be successful in this world and the hereafter.
“Charity leads to the stability of the country and preserves the fabric of society. Social solidarity achieves cohesion and maintains the unity of society.”
Sheikh Baleelah said, “It is from Allah’s goodness to His servants that He sends upon them the Books and He sent Messengers to guide mankind.”
He said: “Ihsan further entails using good words when addressing others. Allah said you must speak the best of words to people. He also said Messenger of Allah, tell My servants to say the words that are best, when they fail to do that, shaytaan certainly sows enmity between them.
“You must give others the full amount to which they are entitled when you measure for them, and you must weigh with a balance that is accurate. Being fair when measuring and balancing is the best.”