Category Archives: Chapter 6

Ch 6 Vs 160 (The Bringing of Good)

6:160 مَنْ جَاءَ بِالْحَسَنَةِ فَلَهُ عَشْرُ أَمْثَالِهَا وَمَنْ جَاءَ بِالسَّيِّئَةِ فَلا يُجْزَى إِلا مِثْلَهَا وَهُمْ لا يُظْلَمُونَ Who ever comes with hasanah/good enshrining Allah’s attributes, his society which exhibits that hasanah. It is the same with those who bring badness … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 159 (Those Who Separate Their Deen)

6:159 إِنَّ الَّذِينَ فَرَّقُوا دِينَهُمْ وَكَانُوا شِيَعًا لَسْتَ مِنْهُمْ فِي شَيْءٍ إِنَّمَا أَمْرُهُمْ إِلَى اللَّهِ ثُمَّ يُنَبِّئُهُمْ بِمَا كَانُوا يَفْعَلُونَ For people who cause separaion in their deen (that is, not following the principles given in 6/151-155), the Reader has … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 158 (They Wait for The Angels)

6:158 هَلْ يَنْظُرُونَ إِلا أَنْ تَأْتِيَهُمُ الْمَلائِكَةُ أَوْ يَأْتِيَ رَبُّكَ أَوْ يَأْتِيَ بَعْضُ آيَاتِ رَبِّكَ يَوْمَ يَأْتِي بَعْضُ آيَاتِ رَبِّكَ لا يَنْفَعُ نَفْسًا إِيمَانُهَا لَمْ تَكُنْ آمَنَتْ مِنْ قَبْلُ أَوْ كَسَبَتْ فِي إِيمَانِهَا خَيْرًا قُلِ انْتَظِرُوا إِنَّا مُنْتَظِرُونَ These people … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 157 (If Only It Was Revealed to Us!)

6:157 أَوْ تَقُولُوا لَوْ أَنَّا أُنْـزِلَ عَلَيْنَا الْكِتَابُ لَكُنَّا أَهْدَى مِنْهُمْ فَقَدْ جَاءَكُمْ بَيِّنَةٌ مِنْ رَبِّكُمْ وَهُدًى وَرَحْمَةٌ فَمَنْ أَظْلَمُ مِمَّنْ كَذَّبَ بِآيَاتِ اللَّهِ وَصَدَفَ عَنْهَا سَنَجْزِي الَّذِينَ يَصْدِفُونَ عَنْ آيَاتِنَا سُوءَ الْعَذَابِ بِمَا كَانُوا يَصْدِفُونَ The next excuse given … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 156 (The Two Parties Before Us)

6:156 أَنْ تَقُولُوا إِنَّمَا أُنْـزِلَ الْكِتَابُ عَلَى طَائِفَتَيْنِ مِنْ قَبْلِنَا وَإِنْ كُنَّا عَنْ دِرَاسَتِهِمْ لَغَافِلِينَ The principles outlined in 6/151-155 show that al-kitab can be revealed to everyone and not just the two parties coming and going before our eyes. … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 155 (And This Book)

6:155 وَهَذَا كِتَابٌ أَنْـزَلْنَاهُ مُبَارَكٌ فَاتَّبِعُوهُ وَاتَّقُوا لَعَلَّكُمْ تُرْحَمُونَ The connection of Quran to the book given completely to *musa* is obviated once again. It is a book of growth and for those who have been preservant, it will serve … Continue reading

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Ch 6 Vs 154 (The Book Given Completely)

6:154 ثُمَّ آتَيْنَا مُوسَى الْكِتَابَ تَمَامًا عَلَى الَّذِي أَحْسَنَ وَتَفْصِيلا لِكُلِّ شَيْءٍ وَهُدًى وَرَحْمَةً لَعَلَّهُمْ بِلِقَاءِ رَبِّهِمْ يُؤْمِنُونَ When these principles are in place in our lives and we take on the personality of *musa*, we will be given the … Continue reading

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