All praise be to Allaah, the Lord of the worlds. No aggression shall be except against oppressors. May peace and blessings be upon the slave of Allaah, His Messenger, the best of His creatures, and His Trustee over His Revelation, our Prophet, Imaam, and Messenger, Muhammad ibn `Abdullaah ibn `Abdul-Muttalib, the Hashemite, the Arab, Al-Makkee (from Makkah), and then Al-Madanee (from Al-Madeenah). May Allaah’s Peace and Blessings be upon his family, Companions, and those who adopt his way and follow his guidance until the Day of Resurrection.
Indeed, Allaah (Exalted be He) created the creatures to worship Him Alone, without ascribing partners to Him. Allaah (Exalted be He) also sent His messengers to show this aim, call people for it, elaborate on it, and illustrate all that conflicts with it. This is why divine books were revealed and Allaah’s Messengers (peace be upon them) were sent to the Jinn and mankind. Allaah (Praised be He) made the worldly life a way leading to the Hereafter… read more here.
Note: A speech delivered by His Eminence at al-Jaami’ al-Kabeer in Riyadh on 3/7/1398 A.H.