On 7th July 2017, Hazrat Khalifatul-Masih V (May Allāh be his Helper) delivered the Friday Sermon at Baitul Futūh Mosque, London.
Huzoor (May Allāh be his Helper) said: As we observe in the history of prophets, they face opposition after their claim. The fire of opposition and jealousy increases as their community grows. As prophets are sent by Allah the Almighty and He gives them glad tidings ofvictory, opposition never becomes a hindrance in the way to their success. When Allah the Almighty sent Promised Messiah(as) as the Messiah and Mahdi, he too was to be treated in accordance with this practice [of God]. Allah the Almighty informed him beforehand about various forms opposition and the miserable end of the opponents. God also informed him about the progress of his Community in the face of opposition.
Allah the Almighty revealed many revelations and one of them is as follows: [Translation]
"I will cause an increase of your true and sincere friends."
Then, there is another revelation, which is...: [Translation]
"I am with you and with all your dear ones."
Then Allah the Almighty said: [Translation]
"Such people will help you whom We shall inspire from Ourself."
Then He said: [Translation]
"I shall bestow honour upon you and shall foster you."
Yet another revelation is as follows: [Translation]
"Allah will help you from Himself."
Huzoor (May Allāh be his Helper) narrated some faith inspiring incidences in this regard. Huzoor...