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Hadith #2

28-9 حدثنا محمد بن أحمد البغدادي قال: حدثني عبد الله بن محمد بن سليمان بن عبد الله بن الحسن، عن أبيه، عن جده، عن زيد بن علي، عن أبيه علي بن الحسين، عن أبيه، عن أمير المؤمنين علي بن أبي طالب عليهم السلام، عن النبي صلى الله عليه وآله قال: خلق الله عز وجل مائة ألف نبي وأربعة وعشرين ألف نبي وأنا أكرمهم على الله ولا فخر، وخلق الله عز وجل مائة ألف وصي وأربعة وعشرين ألف وصي، فعلي أكرمهم على الله وأفضلهم

28-9 Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Baghdady narrated that Abdullah ibn Muhammad ibn Suleiman ibn Abdullah ibn al-Hassan quoted his father, on the authority of his grandfather, on the authority of Zayd ibn Ali, on the authority of his father Ali ibn al-Hussein as-Sajjad (MGB), on the authority of his father (Al-Hussein ibn Ali (MGB)), on the authority of the Commander of the Faithful Ali ibn Abi Talib (MGB) that God’s Prophet (MGB) said, “The Honorable the Exalted God has created one-hundred twenty-four thousand Prophets. I am the dearest of all in the presence of God and I do not boast about this. The Honorable the Exalted God has created one-hundred twenty-four thousand Trustees. Ali is the dearest and the best of all Trustees in the presence of God.”