The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

51 The Scatterers ۞ Al-Dhāriyāt

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 series of vivid affirmations of the certainty and imminence of the Day of Judgment.  Next comes the story of Abraham and his guests, followed by briefer reports of the punishment of  Pharaoh and the peoples of ‘Ād, Thamūd, and Noah. A final section extols God’s power and providence

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 51 The Scatterers ۞ Al-Dhāriyāt. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 355-357 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17061. Date accessed: 08 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17061. Apr 2013

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