Saying “`Alee “Karamallaahu Wajhah” (may Allaah honor his face)”

Question 229: What is the degree of authenticity of the people’s saying: ” `Alee, may Allaah honor his face” ?

Answer:  There is no basis (i.e. from the Book or Sunnah) for specifying this saying to `Alee (may Allaah be pleased with him). Rather, it is of the excessive reverence of Shiites for him... read more here.