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 Post subject: Verses 51:52-55
PostPosted: 04 Jun 2009, 08:47 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 51:52-55
PostPosted: 09 Nov 2013, 18:43 
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{51:52} Similarly, there came not to those before them any messenger except that they said, "A magician or a madman."

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{51:52} Similarly, there did not come to those before them any messenger but that they said, "A magician or a madman."

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{51:53} Did they suggest it to them? Rather, they [themselves] are a transgressing people.

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{51:53} Did they counsel each other of it?! Rather, they are a froward folk.

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{51:54} So leave them, [O Muhammad], for you are not to be blamed.

I suggest,
{51:54} So turn away from them [, O Muhammad,] for you are not to be blamed.

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{51:55} And remind, for indeed, the reminder benefits the believers.

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{51:55} And remind, for verily, the reminder benefits the believers.

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