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{ يٰأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ لاَ تُقَدِّمُواْ بَيْنَ يَدَيِ ٱللَّهِ وَرَسُولِهِ وَٱتَّقُواْ ٱللَّهَ إِنَّ ٱللَّهَ سَمِيعٌ عَلِيمٌ }

O you who believe! Do not be forward in the presence of God and His Messenger…He said:Verily, God, Exalted is He, has instructed His believing servants in propriety (adab). The meaning is: ‘Do not speak before he [the Prophet] speaks’. Then when he speaks, move forward towards him, hearkening and listening to him; …and fear God, regarding the neglect of His rights, and the loss of reverence for Him. Surely God hears what you say, and knows what you do.His words:

Tafsīr al-Tustarī, trans. Annabel Keeler and Ali Keeler
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