Doing good deeds in secret, a short reminder from Mufti Menk about keeping good deeds secret between you and Allah (swt) Hating God Aspects Of People Made Known Hate Worry And Stress Loving Everyone deeds Hatred Hiding Sins Knowledge Of Good And Evil Light, Spiritual Light As A Symbol Of God's Word Suffering, Of Jesus Christ evil, believers' responses to Character Of Wicked Secret Sins Matthew 7:21-23 ESV / 233 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. Sit in the company of righteous and pious people, and Allah will make well for you the affairs of your religion. Matthew 5:16; I Peter 2:12 and Matthew 6:1-4; Matthew 23:3, 5 Show good works (Matthew 5:16) - "Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven." "The deeds of a dead person are sealed (at the time of death) except the one who stands guard in the way of Allah; his good deeds continue to increase until the Day of Resurrection, and he is protected from the trial of the grave." And prevent Al-Ma’un (small kindnesses) (Surah Al-Maauun 107: 4 – 7) Performing worship or a (righteous) deed for worldly reasons is minor Shirk. Perform many good deeds, and Allah will make you feel happy and at ease in your grave. Ahmad, Abu Dawud, At-Tirmidhi, and others, verified sahih by Al-Albani in Sahih ul-Jami' no. Hence, we find this great Tabi'i, i.e. And a man might commit a sin, but never stop fearing its consequences, until he meets Allâh safe and sound.” Stay away from all prohibited deeds, and thus will you taste the sweetness of faith. Ever seen the movie Pay it Forward? There is something just so powerful about unexpected acts of kindness that even the least emotional people can't stay untouched by such acts. 4562 Reviving the Sunnah Praise be to Allah. Any good deed performed with the intention of showing off and pleasing people is not acceptable. Bible verses about Doing Good Deeds. “Everything has … He asked, “How much should I hide my deeds?” He replied, “Until people think you had not done a good deed.” He asked, “How much should I make public my deeds?” He replied, “As much as will let the keen follow your example but not have the people talk about you.” Wahb said. Mark Tulin from Santa Barbara, California on September 26, 2014: I really like this topic. “A person might do a single good deed, rely on it and forget sins that he regards insignificant, but then meet Allâh (on the Day of Judgment) with those sins surrounding him. Doing a good deed towards them helps me to feel better and it works much better for a relationship than pouting or shooting angry glares. People are supposed to notice your good works because your good character permeates them, not to brag and look good. The Salaf therefore used to do their righteous deeds secretly in fear of falling into showing off. The act of good deeds creates kindness and it also accumulates good Karma for you. Those who do good deeds only to be seen (of men). The one where a boy decides to be paying a favor not back, but forward - repaying good deeds not with payback, but with new good deeds done to three new people. Good deeds are those which are in accordance with sharee’ah, and which are done sincerely for the sake of Allaah.