In the name of Allah, the
Beneficent, the Merciful.
[61.1] Whatever is in the
heavens and whatever is in the earth declares the glory of
Allah; and He is the Mighty, the Wise.
[61.2] O you who believe! why do you say that which you
do not do?
[61.3] It is most hateful to Allah that you should say
that which you do not do.
[61.4] Surely Allah loves those who fight in His way in
ranks as if they were a firm and compact wall.
[61.5] And when Musa said to his people: O my people! why
do you give me trouble? And you know indeed that I am Allah's
apostle to you; but when they turned aside, Allah made their
hearts turn aside, and Allah does not guide the transgressing
[61.6] And when Isa son of Marium said: O children of
Israel! surely I am the apostle of Allah to you, verifying that
which is before me of the Taurat and giving the good news of an
Apostle who will come after me, his name being Ahmad, but when
he came to them with clear arguments they said: This is clear
[61.7] And who is more unjust than he who forges a lie
against Allah and he is invited to Islam, and Allah does not
guide the unjust people.
[61.8] They desire to put out the light of Allah with
their mouths but Allah will perfect His light, though the
unbelievers may be averse.
[61.9] He it is Who sent His Apostle with the guidance
and the true religion, that He may make it overcome the
religions, all of them, though the polytheists may be averse.
[61.10] O you who believe! shall I lead you to a
merchandise which may deliver you from a painful chastisement?
[61.11] You shall believe in Allah and H,is Apostle, and
struggle hard in Allah's way with your property and your lives;
that is better for you, did you but know!
[61.12] He will forgive you your faults and cause you to
enter into gardens, beneath which rivers flow, and goodly
dwellings in gardens of perpetuity; that is the mighty
[61.13] And yet another (blessing) that you love: help
from Allah and a victory near at hand; and give good news to the
[61.14] O you who believe! be helpers (in the cause) of
Allah, as~ Isa son of Marium said to (his) disciples: Who are my
helpers in the cause of Allah? The disciples said: We are
helpers (in the cause) of Allah. So a party of the children of
Israel believed and another party disbelieved; then We aided
those who believed against their enemy, and they became