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The most beloved servant of Allah according to a Sahabi (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

Question

I received the following is it correct?

إن رجلا من أصحاب رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال والذي نفسي بيده، لئن شئتم لأقسمن لكم بالله، أن أحب عباد الله الذين يحببون الله إلى عباده، ويسعون في الأرض بالنصيحة

(Ibn Abid Dunya)

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Everyone will enter Jannah except those who refuse

Question

Kindly provide the reference for the following Hadith:

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “All from my Ummah will enter Jannah except for the one who refuses.” They asked, “O Rasulullah, who will refuse?” He answered, “The one who obeys me will enter Jannah. The one who disobeys me, refuses”

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Abdullah ibn Al Mubarak (rahimahullah)’s intention when drinking Zam Zam

Question

What is the source for the following Hadith and is it suitable to quote?

‘Abdullah ibn Al Mubarak (rahimahullah) went to the well of Zam Zam, quoted his chain of narrators to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) who said, “The water of Zam Zam is [suitable] for whatever purpose it is drunk for”. ‘Abdullah ibn Al Mubarak then said, “I am drinking it [to be quenched from the] thirst of the Day of Qiyamah”

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Two detrimental characteristics of women

Question

Kindly provide the reference for the Hadith below

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“O womenfolk, you should give charity and ask seek abundant forgiveness [as this will protect you from Jahannam] for I saw you in bulk among the dwellers of Jahannam. A woman among them said: ‘Why is it, Messenger of Allah, that our folk is in bulk in Jahannam’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, ‘You curse too much and are ungrateful to your spouses.”

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‘Allamah Suyuti on the blessing and virtue of the four madhahib

Question

Can you source this statement of As Suyuti? In which book of his can I find it?

“The difference found in the four Schools of Islamic law (Hanafi, Shafi’i, Maliki and Hambali) is a huge blessing and an enormous virtue. It has a subtle hidden wisdom the intelligent are able to grasp, but the ignorant are blind of. I have even heard some of them say: ‘The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came with one law, so where did the four Madhabs come from?”

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