Repenting from a life of sin

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Q: I have lived a life full of sins. I have committed every sin there is, all of them are major ones. I have also committed a lot of zina. Having committed all the sins intentionally, will Allah forgive me? Do I have a chance at redemption? I want to stop all of this and turn back to Allah. I need some advice on how to turn my life around.


A: If you sincerely repent and reform your life, Allah Ta’ala will forgive you.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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