(71.) Ahmad Omar, "'Abd al-Latif al-Humaym: al-Maliki Lam Yarfa
' al-Hajaz 'an Amwali wa-Mashayikh Kibar Rashshahuni li-Ri'asat al-Waqf al-Sunni," al-Quds al-Arabi, November 28, 2014, http://www.alquds.co.uk/?p=256980.
Qays, [who] said [that] (Umar said: 0 Yarfa
', write to the people in the garrison cities (ahl al-amtvar) concerning the People of the Book: that they clip their orelocks, and fasten belts (kustijan; or "girdles") around their waists, so that their clothing is known from that of Muslims (ahl al-islam).
As Allah has said: wa'l-'amalu's-salihu yarfa
'uh (35:10), "And the righteous deed He does exalt." At this level, the soul says: "My Lord, if good qualities (mahasin) appear to come from me, they do so through Your gracious favor, and to You belongs the credit for the kindness bestowed upon me.