CC ISSUE: APR 2012 Last updated: Apr 5, 2012
The Importance of Loving Prophet Muhammad
You’ve always been told it’s important to love the Prophet Muhammad. But you might have thought, “Why?” Well, if you ponder this subject far enough, you will find many answers. But I’m going to talk about three. It is important to love Prophet Muhammad, so we can respect him, learn from him, and understand that he was a great man. These will all help us become better Muslims.
One reason why it is important to love Prophet Muhammad is to understand that he was a great man. He was a great man because he was truthful and trustworthy, so truthful and trustworthy in fact, that he was nicknamed Al-Amin. The significance of this is that everyone thought that he was truthful, so they nicknamed him the truthful one. Additionally, Prophet Muhammad always kept his promises and helped the needy. He also did many good deeds in his life. As you can see, if we love the Prophet, then we will learn about him and see his many accomplishments.
Another reason why it is important to love Prophet Muhammad is to try to be like him. If we love the Prophet and learn about him, then we will try to be like him. This could be true, because usually if someone admires someone else, then they try to be like that person. Also since Prophet Muhammad was a great Muslim, he should be our role model. In conclusion, we should love Prophet Muhammad and try to do what he did.
The third reason why it is important to love Prophet Muhammad is to respect him. All Muslims should respect Prophet Muhammad because he is the messenger of Allah (SWT). We should also respect him because of the great things he has done. Also, he spread the message of Islam throughout the world and he himself was a great Muslim. All in all, we should love and respect the Prophet Muhammad.
Therefore, it is important to love Prophet Muhammad. If we do this, we can learn to be like him. In addition, as Muslims we should respect the Prophet and we can do this by loving him. Also, we should understand that Prophet Muhammad was a great man and an exceptional Muslim. In further reflection, it is important that we love Prophet Muhammad so we ourselves can see that he was a great man that we should respect and learn from. Inshallah, if we love the Prophet Muhammad then we can become better Muslims by loving him and following his example.