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

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

83. The Defrauders

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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As its title suggests, this sūra opens with a denunciation of those who cheat others by giving ‘short measure.’ Their punishment is then contrasted with the fate of the righteous.

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Droge, A.J.. 83. The Defrauders. The Qur'an - Translated with a New Introduction. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 327 Feb 2022. ISBN 9781800500969. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=43815. Date accessed: 21 Jul 2024 doi: 10.1558/equinox.43815. Feb 2022

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