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He wondered, “My Lord! How can I have a son when my wife is barren, and I have become extremely old?”
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An angel replied, “So will it be! Your Lord says, ‘It is easy for Me, just as I created you before, when you were nothing!’”
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Zachariah said, “My Lord! Grant me a sign.” He responded, “Your sign is that you will not ˹be able to˺ speak to people for three nights, despite being healthy.”
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So he came out to his people from the sanctuary, signalling to them to glorify ˹Allah˺ morning and evening.
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