The following is taken from the transcript of a discourse delivered by Mawlana Waffie Mohammed.
The Merciful Lord Tells us in His Holy Words:
In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful When, comes the Help of Allah, and Victory, and thou dost see the people enter Allah’s Religion in crowds, celebrate the praises of thy Lord, and pray for His Forgiveness: for He is Oft-Returning (in Grace and Mercy). (Surah an-Naswr:1-3)
This chapter was Revealed to the Holy Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) when his mission was completed and it is amongst the last of the Revelations Sent to him. This chapter holds a very important message for each and every one of us. It was not only pertinent to the time of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.), but it is a universal principal of life. An example of this is the story of Prophet Joseph (a.s.). When he reached the pinnacle of his accomplishments and achieved the mission that Allah (s.w.t.) Sent him for, instead of displaying an…