١١

He will shower you with abundant rain,
١٢
supply you with wealth and children, and give you gardens as well as rivers.
١٣
What is the matter with you that you are not in awe of the Majesty of Allah,
١٤
when He truly created you in stages ˹of development˺?1
١٥
Do you not see how Allah created seven heavens, one above the other,
١٦
placing the moon within them as a ˹reflected˺ light, and the sun as a ˹radiant˺ lamp?
١٧
Allah ˹alone˺ caused you1 to grow from the earth like a plant.
١٨
Then He will return you to it, and then simply bring you forth ˹again˺.
١٩
And Allah ˹alone˺ spread out the earth for you
٢٠
to walk along its spacious pathways.’”
٢١
˹Eventually,˺ Noah cried, “My Lord! They have certainly persisted in disobeying me, and followed ˹instead˺ those ˹elite˺ whose ˹abundant˺ wealth and children only increase them in loss,
٢٢
and who have devised a tremendous plot,
Notes placeholders