From the signs of a relapse [in your eemaan] is that…
That is because if there was any good in it, then they would have preceded us in it, since they did not leave any good practice except that they hastened to it.
I have not seen anyone resemble the companions of Muhammad (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) more than al-Hasan al-Basree.
[Regarding] the order of the Soorahs in the Qur.aan, when did this take place; and did the Companions [of the Prophet sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam] have any part in organising [the Qur.aan in this manner]?
Is it possible for a Muslim, in this day and age, to reach the level which the Companions (radhi-yAllaahu ‘anhum) had reached in terms of their adherence to the religion of Allaah?