Monday, May 17, 2004

I heard the Prophet

I heard the Prophet (Sallallaahu Alayhi Wasallam) saying,

Do not exaggerate in praising me
as the Christians praised the son of Mary,
for I am only a slave.
So, call me
the Slave of Allah and His Apostle.

Narrated by Umar (Radiyallaahu 'anhu)
Sahih Al-Bukhari
Volume:4 Number:654