This book, The Scribes of the Prophet (PBUH), provides an extensive list of those Companions who had the honour of acting as scribbles to the Messenger of Allah SAW in his differing capacities as a conduit of Revelation and head of the nascent Muslim State.
Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam was the most beloved of Allah’s creation. The Sahabah loved him intensely and were ready to give their lives for him. Praise from his blessed lips was for them a coveted asset – a priceless commodity that was a key to perpetual goodness. It was something that every Sahabi longed for.
This glimpse in 110 chapters of their respective lives and deaths highlights the necessary qualities of true leadership which are personal sacrifice for the public welfare and dedication to the Prophetic model of trust, firm belief, constant remembrance, inspired practice and self-effaced vast mercy.