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Surah Maryam (19) 19/10/2015

With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Surah 19 (Maryam)

Verse 59

But there came after them an evil generation, who wasted prayers and followed lusts, so they will meet perdition… 86 more words


The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it Theodore Roosevelt


Self-indulgent vs. Unrestrained

When you look at the words self-indulgent and unrestrained, one could easily substitute as a synonym for the other. But not in the way that Aristotle uses them: he says that these character flaws are very similar yet slightly different. 133 more words



Aristotle tells us that we must now discuss incontinence/weakness in comparison with continence/endurance: incontinence meaning the inability to restrain oneself, and continence meaning the ability to restrain. 160 more words


#984 The Christian Life - Spiritual Strength

Good Day Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

One of the great things in living the Christian life is that the Lord always provides everything needed to properly live the life.  145 more words

At The Father's Feet Daily Devotional

Surah Yusuf (12) 28/07/2015

With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful.

The wife of the Aziz admits her attraction to Yusuf.  Her desire for him causes her to act unjustly and she threatens Yusuf with prison if he does not do her bidding. 145 more words


Esther 5:10, Question 3. How does Haman restrain himself?

  • The Ginzei HaMelech is puzzled that Haman is able to restrain himself, a truly difficult task for even the most mature, righteous individuals, whom Haman is not.
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