The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

37 The Ones Who Line Up ۞ Al-Ṣāffāt

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 an emphatic declaration of the unity and creative power of God. Next come  sections on the resurrection and the different fates awaiting believers and disbelievers, followed by stories of earlier messengers from Noah to Jonah. It concludes with a refutation of the worship of angels  as ‘daughters of God.’

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 37 The Ones Who Line Up ۞ Al-Ṣāffāt. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 294-299 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17047. Date accessed: 29 Oct 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17047. Apr 2013

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