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Verse: 28 - Imam's (as) can see everthing

وَمَا أَرْسَلْنَاكَ إِلَّا كَافَّةً لِّلنَّاسِ بَشِيرًا وَنَذِيرًا وَلَٰكِنَّ أَكْثَرَ النَّاسِ لَا يَعْلَمُونَ 

"We have not sent thee but as a universal (Messenger) to men, giving them glad tidings, and warning them (against sin), but most men understand not." [34:28]

(Quoting only a part of a lengthy narration)

قلت : جُعلتُ فِداك فهل يرى الإمام ما بين المشرق والمغرب ؟ فقال : يا ابن بُكَير فكيف يكون حُجّة الله على ما بين قطريها وهو لا يَراهم ولا يحكم فيهم ؟ ! وكيف يكون حجّةً على قوم غيّب لا يقدر عليهم ولا يقدرون عليه ؟ وكيف يكون مؤدّياً عن الله وشاهداً على الخلق وهو لا يراهم؟ وكيف يكون حجّةً عليهم وهو محجوب عنهم؟ وقد جعل بينهم وبينه أن يقوم بأمر رَبّه فيهم ، والله يقول : «وَما أرْسَلْناكَ إلاّ كافَّةً لِلنّاسِ» يعني به مَن على الأرض والحجَّة مِن بعد النَّبيِّ صلّى الله عليه وآله وسلّم يقوم مقام النَّبيِّ مِن بعده وهو الدَّليل على ما تشاجَرَتْ فيه الاُمّة ، والأخذ بحقوق النّاس ، والقيام بأمر الله ، والمنصف لبعضهم مِن بعضٍ

I (narrator) asked, "May I sacrifise myself for you. Can the Imam (as) see everything from the East to the West?"

Imam Sadiq (as) said, "O Son of Bukayr, How can he be the decisive Proof of Allah (swt) over the entire earth without seeing and ruling over everyone? And how can he be the Decisive Proof over people who are not in his presence, who cannot reach him and over whom he has no power?How can he convey the message of Allah and act as Allah's witness over the creation if he cannot see them? How can he be the Decisive Proof on the people if he is hidden from them? while he has been appointed as the medium between the slaves and Allah (swt) so that he carries out the orders of his Lord to them?

And Allah (swt) says, "We have not sent you but to all mankind" [34:28]. This verse refers to everything on earth. The Decisive Proof after the Messenger of Allah (swt) fills the post of the Messenger of Allah (swt) after him. He is the judge in that which the nation disagrees about, the one who gives the people their rights, the one who carries out the orders of Allah, and He is the one who justly rules between the people.

[Source: Kamil Al-Ziyarat, Ch. 108, Hadees. 2]