021. The Prophets – Al-Anbiyaa

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Their reckoning has drawn near to men, and in heedlessness are they turning aside.
He said: My Lord knows what is spoken in the heaven and the earth, and He is the Hearing, the Knowing.
There did not believe before them any town which We destroyed, will they then believe?
Then We made Our promise good to them, so We delivered them and those whom We pleased, and We destroyed the extravagant.
Certainly We have revealed to you a Book in which is your good remembrance; what! do you not then understand?
Do not fly (now) and come back to what you were made to lead easy lives in and to your dwellings, haply you will be questioned.
And We did not create the heaven and the earth and what is between them for sport.
Had We wished to make a diversion, We would have made it from before Ourselves: by no means would We do (it).
Nay! We cast the truth against the falsehood, so that it breaks its head, and lo! it vanishes; and woe to you for what you describe;
They glorify (Him) by night and day; they are never languid.
If there had been in them any gods except Allah, they would both have certainly been in a state of disorder; therefore glory be to Allah, the Lord of the dominion, above what they attribute (to Him).
He cannot be questioned concerning what He does and they shall be questioned.
And they say: The Beneficent Allah has taken to Himself a son. Glory be to Him. Nay! they are honored servants
They do not precede Him in speech and (only) according to His commandment do they act.
And whoever of them should say: Surely I am a god besides Him, such a one do We recompense with hell; thus do, We recompense the unjust.
And We have made great mountains in the earth lest it might be convulsed with them, and We have made in it wide ways that they may follow a right direction.
And He it is Who created the night and the day and the sun and the moon; all (orbs) travel along swiftly in their celestial spheres.
Every soul must taste of death and We try you by evil and good by way of probation; and to Us you shall be brought back.
And when those who disbelieve see you, they do not take you but for one to be scoffed at: Is this he who speaks of your gods? And they are deniers at the mention of the Beneficent Allah.
Man is created of haste; now will I show to you My signs, therefore do not ask Me to hasten (them) on.
And they say: When will this threat come to pass if you are truthful?
Had those who disbelieve but known (of the time) when they shall not be able to ward off the fire from their faces nor from their backs, nor shall they be helped.
Nay, it shall come on them all of a sudden and cause them to become confounded, so they shall not have the power to avert it, nor shall they be respited.
And if a blast of the chastisement of your Lord were to touch them, they will certainly say: O woe to us! surely we were unjust.
And We will set up a just balance on the day of resurrection, so no soul shall be dealt with unjustly in the least; and though there be the weight of a grain of mustard seed, (yet) will We bring it, and sufficient are We to take account.
And certainly We gave to Musa and Haroun the Furqan and a light and a reminder for those who would guard (against evil).
And this is a blessed Reminder which We have revealed; will you then deny it?
He said: Certainly you have been, (both) you and your fathers, in manifest error.
They said: Have you brought to us the truth, or are you one of the triflers?
He said: Nay! your Lord is the Lord of the heavens and the earth, Who brought them into existence, and I am of those who bear witness to this:
And, by Allah! I will certainly do something against your idols after you go away, turning back.
So he broke them into pieces, except the chief of them, that haply they may return to it.
Said they: Then bring him before the eyes of the people, perhaps they may bear witness.
He said: Surely (some doer) has done it; the chief of them is this, therefore ask them, if they can speak.
Then they were made to hang down their heads: Certainly you know that they do not speak.
He said: What! do you then serve besides Allah what brings you not any benefit at all, nor does it harm you?
Fie on you and on what you serve besides Allah; what! do you not then understand?
And they desired a war on him, but We made them the greatest losers.
And We delivered him as well as Lut (removing them) to the land which We had blessed for all people.
And Dawood and Sulaiman when they gave judgment concerning the field when the people’s sheep pastured therein by night, and We were bearers of witness to their judgment.
So We made Sulaiman to understand it; and to each one We gave wisdom and knowledge; and We made the mountains, and the birds to celebrate Our praise with Dawood; and We were the doers.
And We taught him the making of coats of mail for you, that they might protect you in your wars; will you then be grateful?
And (We made subservient) to Sulaiman the wind blowing violent, pursuing its course by his command to the land which We had blessed, and We are knower of all things.
And of the rebellious people there were those who dived for him and did other work besides that, and We kept guard over them;
And Ayub, when he cried to his Lord, (saying): Harm has afflicted me, and Thou art the most Merciful of the merciful.
And We caused them to enter into Our mercy, surely they were of the good ones.
And Yunus, when he went away in wrath, so he thought that We would not straiten him, so he called out among afflictions: There is no god but Thou, glory be to Thee; surely I am of those who make themselves to suffer loss.
And Zakariya, when he cried to his Lord: O my Lord leave me not alone; and Thou art the best of inheritors.
Surely this Islam is your religion, one religion (only), and I am your Lord, therefore serve Me.
And they broke their religion (into sects) between them: to Us shall all come back.
Therefore whoever shall do of good deeds and he is a believer, there shall be no denying of his exertion, and surely We will write (It) down for him.
Even when Gog and Magog are let loose and they shall break forth from every elevated place.
And the true promise shall draw nigh, then lo! the eyes of those who disbelieved shall be fixedly open: O woe to us! surely we were in a state of heedlessness as to this; nay, we were unjust.
For them therein shall be groaning and therein they shall not hear.
Surely (as for) those for whom the good has already gone forth from Us, they shall be kept far off from it;
They will not hear its faintest sound, and they shall abide in that which their souls long for.
On the day when We will roll up heaven like the rolling up of the scroll for writings, as We originated the first creation, (so) We shall reproduce it; a promise (binding on Us); surely We will bring it about.
Most surely in this is a message to a people who serve
And We have not sent you but as a mercy to the worlds.
But if they turn back, say: I have given you warning in fairness and I do not know whether what you are threatened with is near or far;
And I do not know if this may be a trial for you and a provision till a time.
He said: O my Lord! judge Thou with truth; and our Lord is the Beneficent Allah, Whose help is sought against what you ascribe (to Him).
Most surely in this is a message to a people who serve
And We have not sent you but as a mercy to the worlds.
But if they turn back, say: I have given you warning in fairness and I do not know whether what you are threatened with is near or far;
And I do not know if this may be a trial for you and a provision till a time.