AL-GHAFFAR – THE ALL-FORGIVING

Al-Ghaffar – The All-Forgiving

The One Who was and is known with the Attribute of Forgiveness. The One Who is described as having Forgiveness and Compassion. Everyone is in dire need of His forgiveness just as they are in dire need of His Mercy and Kindness. Allaah has promised forgiveness to the one who fulfils its conditions, He said:

"But indeed, I am the Perpetual Forgiver of whoever repents and believes and does righteousness and then continues in guidance." (Quran, 20:82)

"But they who believe in Allah and His messengers and do not discriminate between any of them - to those He is going to give their rewards. And ever is Allah Forgiving and Merciful." (Quran, 4:152)

"Lord of the heavens and the earth and whatever is between them, the Exalted in Might, the Perpetual Forgiver." (Quran, 38:66)

"And said, "Ask forgiveness of your Lord. Indeed, He is ever a Perpetual Forgiver." (Quran, 71:10)