Hadith on Trials: If Allah loves someone, He afflicts him with trials

February 4, 2016

Mahmud ibn Labeed reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If Allah loves a people, then he afflicts them with trials. Whoever is patient has the reward of patience, and whoever is impatient has the fault of impatience.”

Source: Musnad Ahmad 23122

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ مَحْمُودِ بْنِ لَبِيدٍ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِذَا أَحَبَّ اللَّهُ قَوْمًا ابْتَلَاهُمْ فَمَنْ صَبَرَ فَلَهُ الصَّبْرُ وَمَنْ جَزِعَ فَلَهُ الْجَزَعُ

23122 مسند أحمد بَاقِي مُسْنَدِ الْأَنْصَارِ

1706 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث صحيح في صحيح الجامع