Islamic Book Trust

Al-Ghazali: Fear and Hope

William McKane tr.






Part I: Hope

1. The essence of hope


2. The merit of hope


3. The therapy of hope


Part II: Fear

1. The essence of fear


2. The degrees of fear


3. The divisions of fear


4. The merit of fear


5. Dominance of fear or hope


6. Therapy of inducing fear


7. The meaning of su' al-khatimah (the Evil End)


8. The fear of prophets and angels


9. The fear of Companions, their students, the early Muslim community