26 The Poets ۞ Al-Shu‘arā’
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 is made up almost entirely of stories about the messengers Moses, Abraham, Noah, Ḥūd, Ṣāliḥ, Lot, and Shu‘ayb.