The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

52 The Mountain ۞ Al-Ṭūr

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 affirmations of the certainty and imminence of the Day of Judgment.  This is followed by a description of the delights awaiting the righteous in Paradise. The latter half of the  sūra is an unrelenting diatribe against the disbelievers.

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 52 The Mountain ۞ Al-Ṭūr. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 358-359 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17062. Date accessed: 08 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17062. Apr 2013

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