Jose John April 20, 2016 No Comments
SERVICE TO MAN IS SERVICE TO GOD Abu Ben Adham was a simple, tender hearted man. He lived in a small cottage. A chair, a small table and an ordinary cot were the only pieces of furniture in his room. His only work was to serve the people of the vicinity. One day while he was asleep he felt a bright light in the cottage. He got up and found a man sitting on his chair and writing something. He asked him who he was and what he was doing there. He was told that he was an angel and was writing the names of those who loved God. Abu lay down saying his name can’t be in the list as he had no time even to remember God. The light disappeared and the angel too with it. The next night there was again that bright light. The angel was again there writing something. Abu got up and asked him, “Your work is not yet over. What are you writing today”. “I am writing the names of those who are loved by God”. He again wanted to go to bed saying, “Why should God love one who does not even remember him”. “Before going to bed see the new...
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