16 The Bee ۞ Al-Naḥl
A. J. Droge [+]
A. J. Droge is the author of Homer or Moses? Early Christian Interpretations of the History of Culture and, with James Tabor, of A Noble Death: Suicide and Martyrdom among Christians and Jews in Antiquity.
This sūra treats a variety of topics. In general it extols God’s creative power and condemns the foolishness of idolatry. A final section sheds important light on the revelation of the Qur’ān.