The Qur'an - Translated with a New Introduction - A.J. Droge

The Qur'an - Translated with a New Introduction - A.J. Droge

10. Jonah

The Qur'an - Translated with a New Introduction - A.J. Droge

A.J. Droge [+-]
A. J. Droge is the translator of The Qur’an: A New Annotated Translation (Equinox, 2013), and the author of Homer or Moses? Early Christian Interpretations of the History of Culture and A Noble Death: Suicide and Martyrdom among Christians and Jews in Antiquity (with J.D. Tabor).

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This sūra opens with a declaration of God’s creative power, followed by a condemnation of idolatry. The certainty of judgment and the authenticity of the Qur’ān are also stressed. A final section contains stories about Noah and Moses (Q10.71–103). It receives its title from the reference to ‘Jonah’s people’ at Q10.98.

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Droge, A.J.. 10. Jonah. The Qur'an - Translated with a New Introduction. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 101-107 Feb 2022. ISBN 9781800500969. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=43742. Date accessed: 17 Jun 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.43742. Feb 2022

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