How Good Deeds ELIMINATE Bad Deeds

Shaykh Dr Yasir Qadhi tells a story, about a companion who had been engaged in sinful behavior, including maintaining a forbidden relationship. Overwhelmed by guilt, he repented sincerely, confessing his mistakes to the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ.

The Prophet's response was to affirm the power of repentance and good deeds in erasing sins. The companion, fearing punishment, was reassured by the Prophet that Allah's forgiveness is vast and encompasses those who sincerely repent and engage in righteous acts. The narration underscores the importance of continuous good deeds, even in the face of past transgressions, as a means of seeking forgiveness and Allah's mercy.

He also highlights various examples, including the story of a woman who, despite her sinful lifestyle, earned forgiveness through a single act of kindness towards a thirsty dog.

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