Allah says: ” when My servants ask you concerning Me, I am indeed close ( to them): I listen to the prayer of every suppliant when he calls on me: let them also, with a will, listen to My call, and believe in Me: that they may walk in the right way.”
Allah is closer to you than yourself, where he can hear you when you are praying , And responds to you provided that you are sincere in your prayer. Sincerity is the most important condition for the response of prayer. how do you know when you are sincere in your prayer? Ask yourself a question: What am I seeking of this prayer? If the answer is: “It is Allah’s pleasure”, Allah will respond to you. And if your goal is to damage people or greed or love of the world, Allah may respond to you, but you will not have luck in the afterlife.Sincere prayer to Allah to find a quick response, God willing!
Every prophet in the Qur’an has his own supplication. If you want the best, you have to pray a supplication of the prophets. If you suffer from stress, worry or grief , you should pray the prayer of prophet Younis peace be upon him, which is
” There is no god but you: glory to you I was indeed wrong”
It will brings you the answer soon, God willing, because Allah has responded to this prophet saying: ” So we listened to him: and delivered him from distress: and thus do We deliver those who have faith”
Pay attention to verse “And thus do We deliver those who have faith” If you’re really a believer in Allah, Allah will respond your prayer!
Among the important supplications Overlooked by people especially the campus of the blessing of children, the prayer of Prophet Zachariah: ” O my Lord! Leave me not without offspring, those You are the best of inheritors. ”
If you repeated this prayer and you are sure for the answer, Allah will give you the requests because he responded to the prophet Zechariah, and said: ” So We listened to him: and We granted him Yahiya: We cured his wife’s for him.”
What is the secret of this rapid response to the prophets of Allah , while we pray to Allah, but sometimes no response? The answer in verse ” This (three) were ever quick in emulation in good works: they used to call on Us with love and reverence, and humble themselves before Us.”
Glory to Allah!
The most important condition of the prayer being response is to hasten in good works and reverence, would you do it my brother believer in your life?
Do you know what is the prayer of healing incurable diseases? It is the prayer of prophet Ayoub peace be upon him. One who prays this supplication and repeats it a lot, Allah will heal him, and this prayer is ” Truly distress has seized me, but You are the Most Merciful of those that are merciful.”
Because Allah has responded to Ayoub after a long illness, Allah says ” So We listened to him: We removed the distress that was on him, and We restored his people to him, and doubled their number- as a Grace from ourselves, and a thing for commemoration, for all who serve Us.”
So today we are in urgent need of this prayer, because Allah (SWT) is the only one who can protect us from the evil of diseases, It is over all things!
How to pray to Allah (SWT)? Allah says about his prophets ” They used to call on Us with love and reverence.”
(Love), including the desire of Allah than of delight, and (Reverence) is the fear from the torment of Allah. That’s why our supplication should be directed prayed to Allah with a strong desire and a great fear .Here, I ask you Dear Believer: When you call Allah, do you notice that your heart go to Allah and you are eager to please him, whatever the results are?. Or is your heart heading into your requested need?! This is the secret of the secrets of response to prayer. When we call Allah and ask him to do anything, Do we remember that Allah is able to response to our prayers and it is not incapable of anything on earth or in heaven? , do we remember when asking Allah for a thing that Allah is greater than such thing? Or do we focus all our attention in the thing that we want and we hope from Allah? Therefore, the most important secret of prayer is to remember Allah in every moment!
Among the most important condition for responsive prayer is to be obedient to Allah and humble him during your supplication. And reverence is the fear, as Allah says of the prophets ” And humble themselves before Us.”
This is an important secret of the secrets of prayer response. The extent you are answered your call reverence to Allah ,your call will be answered. And reverence is not only to pray for, But you must ask yourself: Are you subjected to Allah in prayer? Are you afraid of Allah during the livelihood so that you don’t eat haraam? Here we are aware of why the Holy Prophet the believer has to know that his food and drinks are halal in order to get response of his supplication.
Have you ever think to forgive a person mistreat you? Have you ever think to be patient with one’s harm for the sake of Allah. Have you thought to ask yourself what are the things that Allah loves in order to do them to be close to Allah and to be among his humble slaves? These are questions that should we make and think about them, and work to be close to Allah and that all our work , movements, thoughts and feelings for the sake of Allah. We do not want anything in the world but the pleasure of Allah, Is there anything in this world more beautiful than that Allah may be pleased with you?
By: Abduldaem Al-Kaheel