لو لم أبعث فيكم لبعث عمر
Had I not been sent to you, ‘Umar would have been sent.
This narration is mawdu’. Ibn al Jawzi lists it among the fabrications.
Abu Qatadah al Harrani is the problem as affirmed in Mizan al I’tidal.
There is also an ambiguous narrator from ‘Uqbah.
 Al Mawdu’at vol. 1 pg. 321.
 Mizan al I’tidal vol. 4 pg. 221.Back to top