The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

30 The Romans ۞ Al-Rūm

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

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.

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This sūra opens with a reference to a military defeat of the Byzantine empire, which is followed by a prophecy of their ultimate victory over the Sassanid Persians. It then extols the signs of God’s power in nature as evidence of his benevolence and ability to raise the dead.

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 30 The Romans ۞ Al-Rūm. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 264-268 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17040. Date accessed: 08 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17040. Apr 2013

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