Ayat [1-5] IN the name of the merciful and compassionate God.
Ayat [6-10] Call them by their fathers' names; that is more just in God's sight; but if ye know not their fathers, then they are your brothers in religion and your clients. There is no crime against you for what mistakes ye make therein; but what your hearts do purposely--but God is ever forgiving and merciful.
Ayat [11-15] When they came upon you from above you and from below 1 you, and when your eyesights were distracted and your hearts came up into your throats, and ye suspected God with certain suspicions.
Ayat [16-20] They had covenanted with God before, that they would not turn their backs; and God's covenant shall be enquired of.
Ayat [21-25] They reckoned that the confederates would never go away; and if the confederates should come they would fain be in the desert with the Arabs, asking for news of you! and if they were amongst you they would fight but little.
Ayat [26-30] And God drove back the misbelievers in their rage; they gat no advantage;--God was enough for the believers in the fight, for God is strong, mighty!
Ayat [31-35] O ye women of the prophet! whosoever of you commits manifest fornication, doubled shall be her torment twice; and that is easy unto God!
Ayat [36-40] Verily, men resigned and women resigned 2, and believing men and believing women, and devout men and devout women, and truthful men and truthful women, and patient men and patient women, and humble men and humble women, and almsgiving men and almsgiving women, and fasting men and fasting women, and men who guard their private parts and women who guard their private parts, and
Ayat [41-45] Mohammed is not the father of any of your men, but the Apostle of God, and the Seal of the Prophets; for God all things doth know!
Ayat [46-50] and to call (men) unto God by His permission, and as an illuminating lamp.
Ayat [51-55] We knew what we ordained for them concerning their wives and what their right hands possess, that there should be no hindrance to thee; and God is forgiving, merciful.
Ayat [56-60] There is no crime against them 5 (if they
Ayat [61-65] God's course with those who have passed away before: and thou shalt never find in God's course any alteration.
Ayat [66-70] To dwell therein for ever and for aye; they shall not find a patron or a helper!Ayat [71-75] O ye who believe! fear God and speak a straightforward speech. He will correct for you your works, and pardon you your sins; for he who obeys God and His Apostle has attained a mighty happiness.