Hadith on Transgression: The great sin of transgression and cutting ties of kinship

November 30, 2010

Abu Bakrah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is no sin more deserving for Allah to quicken its punishment in this life, in addition to the Hereafter, other than transgression and cutting off family ties.

Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 2511

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi

عَنْ أَبِي بَكْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم‏ مَا مِنْ ذَنْبٍ أَجْدَرُ أَنْ يُعَجِّلَ اللَّهُ تَعَالَى لِصَاحِبِهِ الْعُقُوبَةَ فِي الدُّنْيَا مَعَ مَا يَدَّخِرُ لَهُ فِي الآخِرَةِ مِثْلُ الْبَغْىِ وَقَطِيعَةِ الرَّحِمِ

2511 سنن الترمذي كتاب صفة القيامة والرقائق والورع عن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم باب منه

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