Edit 7/21/21 : Rearrangement of chapter 3 on rational basis for belief in God.
Nothing polishes the heart and strengthens iman more than the mention of Allah and His Messenger peace be upon him. Allah tells us, O you who believe, believe. This verse is strongly urging us to increase our knowledge. Truly, only the learned attain true awe of Allah. Nobody comes to know Allah, except that they come to love Him. And nobody truly loves Him, except that they will obey Him. Knowing Him means knowing the reality of Divine Decree, the sending of Messengers, the nature of His speech, the promises and threats of the Afterlife. This work covers: