Is it proper to say: You are the successors of Allaah on earth?

Question: What is the ruling on the following phrase that is written in some books: “You (i.e. Muslims) are the successors of Allaah on earth”?

Answer: This phrase does not depict the correct meaning, as Allaah (Exalted be He) is the Creator and Owner of everything. He has never been absent from His creation or dominion and He has never assigned a successor on earth… read more here.

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