21 The Prophets ۞ Al-Anbiyā
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 begins with a warning of approaching judgement and condemns idolatry in the face of God’s power and providence. The second half is comprised of a series of stories about earlier prophets.