The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

44 The Smoke ۞ Al-Dukhān

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 declaration of the ‘sending down’ of the Qur’ān, followed by a warning that  punishment is coming. It recounts the story of Pharaoh and the Sons of Israel, defends the idea of resurrection, and concludes with a description of the rewards and punishments awaiting the righteous  and wicked.

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 44 The Smoke ۞ Al-Dukhān. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 334-336 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17054. Date accessed: 08 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17054. Apr 2013

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