How beautiful are the stories of the prophets and messengers. These are stories unlike any other. These are preaching and wisdom. It is important to learn them and pass them on to young children. Prophets are human beings like us, but they have endured many hardships for a noble purpose, which is to spread the Islamic religion to all nations. Almighty God sent every prophet to a people of nations, and even the prophets themselves had sons who also became prophets, as is the case in our story today. Enjoy this story and we hope you like it.
The story of God’s prophet, Ishmael, peace be upon him
When the age of Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, reached 86 years, at that time, God did not give him a son, so Abraham, peace be upon him, prayed to his Lord to grant him a righteous son and pious. had a son, and she was given to Mrs. Sarah, an Egyptian servant, Mrs. Hagar. Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, married her and gave birth to Ismail, peace be upon him. He was born in the Levant, near Beit Al-Maqdis Ibrahim, peace be upon him, was jealous of his son Ismail, so she asked him to leave with his son and his wife, who migrated to a distant place.
Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, accepted Mrs. Sarah’s request, because Almighty God revealed to her that, as Almighty God revealed to Prophet Abraham, peace be upon him, about where he would go with his son Ismail. , peace be upon him, and his wife Hagar, where he, peace be upon him, went with his family to the far south Until they reached a valley that had no plants, water, trees or livestock, the place was completely devoid of any manifestation of life. Abraham, peace be upon him, left his son Ismail and his wife immigrated to this valley and left food and water for them. After that our master Ibrahim returned, the lady whom Hagar calls much for Abraham, peace be upon him, where did you go to leave us, Abraham? Who will feed us? Who will protect us? But Ibrahim, peace be upon him, did not respond.
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When the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) left his Lord, he called his Lord the fruits so that they would be grateful.
After that, God responded to Abraham’s plea, peace be upon him, and Mrs. Hagar became dependent on the water left for her by her husband Ibrahim, peace be upon him, but after a short time , the water ran out and she and her youngest , the prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, got very thirsty Jabal Al-Safa and climbed it and looked around hoping to find someone to help her, but she found no one.
Mrs. Hajar descended from Al-Safa and went to another high area, which is Mount Al-Marwah. Mrs. Hajar climbed Mount Al-Marwah and started looking for someone to provide her with water, but she couldn’t find anyone to help her. which is one of the rituals of Hajj, Almighty God sent an angel who struck the ground with his wing and the water came out. The Lady Hajar started collecting water with her hand so that she and the Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, drink it, and this water was Zamzam water, when there was the water in the valley began to drink birds, there was a tribe living near the valley and the tribe was called (Jarham), when this tribe saw birds flying around the valley, they sent two sons of the tribe to make sure.
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Indeed, the tribesmen made sure that there was water in this valley and turned to it. The tribesmen asked Mrs. Hagar for permission to live near the valley, and Mrs. Hajar allowed them to do so. Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, grew up among the people of this tribe and learned the Arabic language from them. Years passed and Mrs. Hajar’s mother passed away. Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, and Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, decided to marry the Grahama. He married Ismail, peace be upon him, and settled down with these people. One day Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, came to visit his son Ismail, peace be upon him. He couldn’t find him, so he asked his wife about their condition, the wife complained. He was in a bad situation. The Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, answered him saying: Give peace to Ishmael and tell him to change the threshold of his door. door.
When Ismail, peace be upon him, returned home, his wife told him what had happened. Here, Ismail knew what his father meant, so he divorced this woman and married another woman from the same tribe. Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, came back to visit his son, but he did not find him either. Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him, asked the wife of his son Ismail about their condition, and she replied that they are well and in the best condition, after which Prophet Ibrahim, peace be upon him , left and said to his son’s wife, convey my regards to Ismail and tell him to prove his door, and here God bless Ismail, peace be upon him, in his life and the provision of good offspring of his second wife, Prophet Ibrahim restored his peace to him again, but this time he met his son Ismail, peace be upon him.
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Ibrahim, peace be upon him, said to his son Ismail, peace be upon him, that there is an order from Almighty God addressed to him (Prophet Ibrahim). Ismail, peace be upon him, said: If you have to obey God, Ibrahim, peace be upon him, said: Will you help me in this matter? Ishmael, peace be upon him, said, “Yes, I will help you. Abraham, peace be upon him, said that Almighty God was commanding him to build a house here. He showed a small elevated area of those around him. The two prophets, peace be upon them, began to raise the foundations of the house. This house was the sacred house of God, the Kaaba. Al-Mashrifa, where Ismail, peace be upon him, brought stones, and Abraham, peace be upon him, was doing the building process, and during the building process, the two prophets were saying:
Lessons from the story of Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him
It is important for a Muslim to put his trust in God alone, and this trust must be sincere and from the heart, because it is the way to accomplish miracles and impossible things. We notice from the events of this story the intense righteousness that was evident on the part of the Prophet Ismail, peace be upon him, to his father Abraham, peace be upon him. We find in the events of the narrative that there is a similarity between the doorstep and the woman, both of whom hold the house well. One of the reasons blessings increase is to thank Almighty God, but ingratitude, arrogance and disbelief in God’s blessings will eventually lead to their demise. Contentment and contentment is one of the most important qualities that a woman must have so that we can describe her as a righteous woman, a woman who appoints her husband to face the difficulties and trials of life at all ages and at all times. When a man chooses the woman he will marry, he must make a good choice, he must choose a woman who will help him in the affairs of this world and the hereafter.
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