22 Symptoms of Weak Faith | Weakness of Faith By Muhammad Salih al-Munajjid
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22 Symptoms of Weak Faith | Weakness of Faith By Muhammad Salih al-Munajjid

by The Islamic Book Cafe on Jan 04, 2023

In the first chapter of Weakness of Faith it outlines 22 symptoms of weak faith and there indications:

  1. Falling into sin and performing actions that are unlawful
  2. Feelings of hardness and harshness in the heart
  3. Carelessness during acts of worship
  4. Laziness about performing acts of obedience and worship, or neglecting them altogether
  5. Depression, moodiness and reclusiveness
  6. Indifference to the verses of the Qur'an
  7. Heedlessness concerning Allah, the Mighty and Majestic, and failure to remember Him and supplicate to Him
  8. Complacency when Allah's prohibitions are violated
  9. Love of prominence
  10. Stinginess and miserliness
  11. Preaching [claiming or ordering] what they do not practice
  12. Feeling pleased at affliction of their Muslim brothers or sisters, whether it concerns a failure, loss, disaster or cessation of a blessing
  13. Judging matters merely on the basis of whether or not they are actually prohibited, and not caring if they are disliked
  14. Considering good deeds to be insignificant, and showing no concern for smaller ones
  15. Indifference to problems of Muslims
  16. Loosening of the ties of brotherhood and sisterhood
  17. Lack of motivation to work for the religion, not striving to spread it or serve it
  18. Panic or fear at the time of an affliction or problem
  19. An abundance of arguments and disputes, which hardens the heart
  20. Attachment to and love of the world, and feeling ease therein
  21. Complete rationalization of speech and behavior, and loss of belief
  22. Exaggerated self-interest

To learn more about each point get the book Weakness of Faith, by: Muhammad Salih al-Munajjid

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