A person will be cast into Jahannam together with the haram wealth he spent in avenues of good

Question

What is the source of this Hadith?

من اكتسب مالا من مأثم فوصل به رحما أو تصدق به أو أنفقه في سبيل الله جمع ذلك جمعا فقذف به في جهنم

 

Answer

Imam Abu Dawud (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration in his Al Marasil on the authority of Al Qasim ibn Mukhaymirah (rahimahullah), a Tabi’i.

(Al Marasil, Hadith: 131. Also see: Targhib, vol. 2 pg. 549)

 

Translation

Al Qasim ibn Mukhaymirah (rahimahullah) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whomsoever earns wealth from sinful [sources] and joins family ties, gives charity or spends in the path of Allah from that wealth, it will all be collected together [with him] and cast in Jahannam.”

 

See a similar narration here

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar