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Volume_13_(surahs_26-32)

Volume_13_(surahs_26-32)

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Contents
Al-Shu`ar
ā
’ ............................................................................................................................................................ 1
 
Prologue ............................................................................................................................................................. 1
 
1 If People Would Only Reflect
.......................................................................................................................... 3
 
The Prophet’s Unnecessary Concern ............................................................................................................. 4
 
The Inimitability of the Qur’
ā
nic Style ......................................................................................................... 5
 
2 A Debate with Pharaoh
................................................................................................................................... 8
 
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 13
 
God’s Call to Moses .................................................................................................................................... 15
 
A Sarcastic Exchange with Pharaoh ............................................................................................................ 18
 
The Challenge Continues............................................................................................................................. 20
 
Brutal Threats versus Logical Arguments ................................................................................................... 21
 
Falsehood Comes to Grief ........................................................................................................................... 22
 
Turning the Scales against Pharaoh ............................................................................................................. 24
 
Brute Force to Suppress Faith ..................................................................................................................... 26
 
Divine Care for True Believers ................................................................................................................... 27
 
The Drowning of Pharaoh’s Army .............................................................................................................. 30
 
3 No End to God’s Blessings
............................................................................................................................ 32
 
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 35
 
Questioning Popular Beliefs ........................................................................................................................ 37
 
Acknowledging God’s Favours ................................................................................................................... 38
 
Prayer by a Devoted Worshipper ................................................................................................................. 40
 
A Question That Needs No Answer ............................................................................................................ 41
 
4 Judgement Belongs to God
............................................................................................................................ 44
 
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 45
 
When Believers are the Lowest in Society .................................................................................................. 46
 
5 How the Mighty Fall
..................................................................................................................................... 50
 
Power and a Sense of Immortality ............................................................................................................... 51
 
6 A Blatant Challenge to God
.......................................................................................................................... 54
 
Warnings Unheeded .................................................................................................................................... 55
 
7 Perversion Leading to Ruin
.......................................................................................................................... 59
 
Arrogant Perverts......................................................................................................................................... 60
 
8 Fair Dealings for All
..................................................................................................................................... 63
 
Widespread Corruption ............................................................................................................................... 64
 
9 The Qur’
ā
n: A Definitive Description
.......................................................................................................... 67 
 
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 70
 
Facts of Revelation ...................................................................................................................................... 71
 
How to Give Warning ................................................................................................................................. 74
 
How to Treat Believers ................................................................................................................................ 75
 
Reality versus Imagination .......................................................................................................................... 77
 
What Makes Poetry Islamic ......................................................................................................................... 78
 
Al-Naml ................................................................................................................................................................ 80
 
Prologue ........................................................................................................................................................... 80
 
1 Revelations Bringing Happy News
............................................................................................................... 83
 
All by the Grace of God .............................................................................................................................. 84
 
2 Nine Miracles for Most ................................................................................................................................. 87 
 
 
 III
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 88
 
Moses: A Favoured Messenger ................................................................................................................... 88
 
3 Solomon and the Queen of Sheba
.................................................................................................................. 92
 
Overview ..................................................................................................................................................... 96
 
A Brief Reference and a Detailed Account ................................................................................................. 97
 
Removing the Barriers of Nature ................................................................................................................. 99
 
A Majestic Procession for Solomon .......................................................................................................... 101
 
The Story Unfolds ..................................................................................................................................... 104
 
Exchange with a Powerful Queen.............................................................................................................. 106
 
Waiting for the Queen ............................................................................................................................... 108
 
A Confrontation of Sorts ........................................................................................................................... 110
 
4 Plotting to Kill a Prophet
............................................................................................................................ 113
 
Overview ................................................................................................................................................... 114
 
Precipitating Evil ....................................................................................................................................... 114
 
5 Perversion Leading to Ruin
........................................................................................................................ 119
 
Persecuting Purity ...................................................................................................................................... 119
 
6 Of God’s Own Making
............................................................................................................................... 122
 
Overview ................................................................................................................................................... 127
 
Who Else?.................................................................................................................................................. 128
 
Who Takes Care of Man? .......................................................................................................................... 132
 
Origination and Resurrection ..................................................................................................................... 134
 
Blind to the Truth ...................................................................................................................................... 135
 
After Being Reduced to Ashes .................................................................................................................. 138
 
A Final Word on Israelite Differences ....................................................................................................... 140
 
Guidance and Mercy .................................................................................................................................. 142
 
Presages of the Last Hour .......................................................................................................................... 144
 
Summing Up Instructions .......................................................................................................................... 147
 
Al-Qa
ş
a
ş
............................................................................................................................................................. 149
 
Prologue ......................................................................................................................................................... 149
 
1 Security at the Height of Danger 
................................................................................................................ 153
 
Setting the Scene ....................................................................................................................................... 160
 
Saving Moses ............................................................................................................................................ 163
 
In Full Vigour ............................................................................................................................................ 166
 
The Secret is Exposed ............................................................................................................................... 169
 
Warning by a Well-Wisher ........................................................................................................................ 171
 
Security in a New Home ............................................................................................................................ 173
 
A Marriage Proposal .................................................................................................................................. 175
 
On the Way Back ....................................................................................................................................... 177
 
Preparation for a Difficult Mission ............................................................................................................ 178
 
A Call from on High .................................................................................................................................. 180
 
The Arrogant are Punished ........................................................................................................................ 183
 
The Other End ........................................................................................................................................... 185
 
2 The Truth Clear for All
............................................................................................................................... 187 
 
Overview ................................................................................................................................................... 192
 
Confirmation of the Message .................................................................................................................... 192
 
Sound Approach to Truth .......................................................................................................................... 195
 
Who Receives Guidance ............................................................................................................................ 199
 
Absurd Fears .............................................................................................................................................. 200
 
Where Real Security Lies .......................................................................................................................... 201
 
Disclaimers Availing Nothing ................................................................................................................... 204
 
Where Praise Belongs ................................................................................................................................ 206
 
A Different Universe ................................................................................................................................. 207
 

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