In the introduction to this story God tells us that this is the best of stories. It is a tale of rags to riches, debasement to grandeur and hardship to ease. There are countless articles, numerous books, and eBooks by renowned writers plus videos made…
If you want to grow self-confidence, you need to know yourself. Being ignorant of your good qualities can make you insecure in using them, and you can end up wasting the talents that Allah gifted you. Being unaware of your evil potentials, and your limits to doing good, can make you over-confident and arrogant.
The Prophet Joseph’s life is a fantastic example of doing good works in perpetuity and the pleasant results it produces. God encourages us to explore his biography and benefit from the valuable lessons in his life. “Certainly there were signs in Joseph and his brothers for those who ask.” (Quran 12:7)
The story of Jacob is short and most of what we know is contained in the story of his most beloved son Joseph. Jacob is remembered for his great strength of character, his complete submission to the will of God and his firm and unwavering faith.
The stories of Mary in Islam and in the Gospels have many aspects in common; however the opinion that Mary was betrothed or married is totally rejected. Islam tells us absolutely nothing about a person named Joseph or like the Joseph we read about in the Christian teachings.