Trials and tests, a means of expiation of sins

Question

Please provide the reference for this narration.

‘The believing men and women continue to be under trial with regards to their selves, their children, and their wealth until they meet Allah without any sin”

 

Answer

Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) has recorded this Hadith on the authority of Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu). He has declared the Hadith authentic.

(Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2399. Also see: Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith: 2901)

 

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar