The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation - Arthur Droge

91 The Sun ۞ Al-Shams

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 consists of two passages. The first is a series of oaths which culminate in the contrast between  true success and failure. The second passage recounts the story of the people of Thamūd, who were  destroyed for their evildoing.

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Droge, translated by A. J.. 91 The Sun ۞ Al-Shams. The Qurʾān - A New Annotated Translation. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 436 Apr 2013. ISBN 9781845539450. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=17108. Date accessed: 08 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.17108. Apr 2013

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