VERSES
85
PAGES
467-476

Source: Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi - Tafhim al-Qur'an - The Meaning of the Quran

ﭑﭒﭓ

40:35

Copy

ﭿ

Sahih International

Those who dispute concerning the signs of Allah without an authority having come to them - great is hatred [of them] in the sight of Allah and in the sight of those who have believed. Thus does Allah seal over every heart [belonging to] an arrogant tyrant.

40:36

Copy

Sahih International

And Pharaoh said, "O Haman, construct for me a tower that I might reach the ways -

40:37

Copy

Sahih International

The ways into the heavens - so that I may look at the deity of Moses; but indeed, I think he is a liar." And thus was made attractive to Pharaoh the evil of his deed, and he was averted from the [right] way. And the plan of Pharaoh was not except in ruin.

40:38

Copy

Sahih International

And he who believed said, "O my people, follow me, I will guide you to the way of right conduct.

40:39

Copy

Sahih International

O my people, this worldly life is only [temporary] enjoyment, and indeed, the Hereafter - that is the home of [permanent] settlement.

40:40

Copy

Sahih International

Whoever does an evil deed will not be recompensed except by the like thereof; but whoever does righteousness, whether male or female, while he is a believer - those will enter Paradise, being given provision therein without account.

40:41

Copy

Sahih International

And O my people, how is it that I invite you to salvation while you invite me to the Fire?

40:42

Copy

Sahih International

You invite me to disbelieve in Allah and associate with Him that of which I have no knowledge, and I invite you to the Exalted in Might, the Perpetual Forgiver.

40:43

Copy

ﭿ

Sahih International

Assuredly, that to which you invite me has no [response to a] supplication in this world or in the Hereafter; and indeed, our return is to Allah , and indeed, the transgressors will be companions of the Fire.

40:44

Copy

Sahih International

And you will remember what I [now] say to you, and I entrust my affair to Allah . Indeed, Allah is Seeing of [His] servants."

40:45

Copy

Sahih International

So Allah protected him from the evils they plotted, and the people of Pharaoh were enveloped by the worst of punishment -

40:46

Copy

Sahih International

The Fire, they are exposed to it morning and evening. And the Day the Hour appears [it will be said], "Make the people of Pharaoh enter the severest punishment."

40:47

Copy

Sahih International

And [mention] when they will argue within the Fire, and the weak will say to those who had been arrogant, "Indeed, we were [only] your followers, so will you relieve us of a share of the Fire?"

40:48

Copy

Sahih International

Those who had been arrogant will say, "Indeed, all [of us] are in it. Indeed, Allah has judged between the servants."

40:49

Copy

Sahih International

And those in the Fire will say to the keepers of Hell, "Supplicate your Lord to lighten for us a day from the punishment."

40:50

Copy

Sahih International

They will say, "Did there not come to you your messengers with clear proofs?" They will say, "Yes." They will reply, "Then supplicate [yourselves], but the supplication of the disbelievers is not except in error."

40:51

Copy

Sahih International

Indeed, We will support Our messengers and those who believe during the life of this world and on the Day when the witnesses will stand -

40:52

Copy

Sahih International

The Day their excuse will not benefit the wrongdoers, and they will have the curse, and they will have the worst home.

40:53

Copy

ﭿ

Sahih International

And We had certainly given Moses guidance, and We caused the Children of Israel to inherit the Scripture

40:54

Copy

Sahih International

As guidance and a reminder for those of understanding.

40:55

Copy

Sahih International

So be patient, [O Muhammad]. Indeed, the promise of Allah is truth. And ask forgiveness for your sin and exalt [ Allah ] with praise of your Lord in the evening and the morning.

40:56

Copy

Sahih International

Indeed, those who dispute concerning the signs of Allah without [any] authority having come to them - there is not within their breasts except pride, [the extent of] which they cannot reach. So seek refuge in Allah . Indeed, it is He who is the Hearing, the Seeing.

40:57

Copy

Sahih International

The creation of the heavens and earth is greater than the creation of mankind, but most of the people do not know.

40:58

Copy

Sahih International

And not equal are the blind and the seeing, nor are those who believe and do righteous deeds and the evildoer. Little do you remember.

40:59

Copy

Sahih International

Indeed, the Hour is coming - no doubt about it - but most of the people do not believe.

40:60

Copy

Sahih International

And your Lord says, "Call upon Me; I will respond to you." Indeed, those who disdain My worship will enter Hell [rendered] contemptible.

40:61

Copy

ﭿ

Sahih International

It is Allah who made for you the night that you may rest therein and the day giving sight. Indeed, Allah is full of bounty to the people, but most of the people are not grateful.

40:62

Copy

Sahih International

That is Allah , your Lord, Creator of all things; there is no deity except Him, so how are you deluded?

40:63

Copy

Sahih International

Thus were those [before you] deluded who were rejecting the signs of Allah .

40:64

Copy

Sahih International

It is Allah who made for you the earth a place of settlement and the sky a ceiling and formed you and perfected your forms and provided you with good things. That is Allah , your Lord; then blessed is Allah , Lord of the worlds.

40:65

Copy

Sahih International

He is the Ever-Living; there is no deity except Him, so call upon Him, [being] sincere to Him in religion. [All] praise is [due] to Allah , Lord of the worlds.

Loading...