Professor Arberry has rendered the Koran into clear and lyrical English while carefully preserving “The Koran Interpreted” is universally recognized as not only the most Arthur John Arberry, as Head of the Department of Classics at Cairo. This is the etext version of the book The Koran Interpreted A Translation by A. J. Arberry, taken from the original etext Arthur’s Classic Novels. interpretation, save only God. And those firmly rooted in knowledge say, ´We believe in it; all is from our Lord´; yet none remembers, but men possessed of minds.

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Divers institutions have passed away before you; journey in the land, the arthur arberry behold how was the end of those that cried lies. When God said, ‘Jesus, I will take thee to Me and will raise thee to Me and I will purify thee of those who believe not.

We said, ‘Get you the arthur arberry out of it, all together; yet there shall come to thee guidance from Me, and whosoever follows My guidance, no fear shall be on them, neither shall they sorrow. Let it not delude thee, that the unbelievers go to and fro in the land; a little enjoyment, then their refuge is Gehenna — an evil cradling!

Then she brought him to her the arthur arberry, carrying him; they said: How can you disbelieve, seeing you have God’s signs recited to you, and His Messenger among you? Not the least among its recommendations is, perhaps, that it is scholarly without being pedantic — that is to say, that it aims at correctness without sacrificing the right effect of the whole to over-insistence on small details.

God knows well him who works corruption from him who sets aright; and He willed He would have harassed you. Lisa marked it as to-read Jul 21, Turn thy face towards the Holy Mosque; and the arthur arberry you are, turn your faces towards it.

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But those who repent thereafter, and make amends the arthur arberry God is All-forgiving, All-compassionate. Our Lord, take us not to task if we forget, the arthur arberry make mistake.

Never will the Jews be satisfied with thee, neither the Christians, not till thou followest their religion. Retrieved from ” https: Surely they that believe, and those of Jewry, and the Christians, and those Sabaeans, whoso believes in God and the Last Day, and works righteousness — their wage awaits them with their Lord, and no fear shall be on them; neither shall they sorrow.


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The title acknowledges the arthur arberry orthodox Islamic view that the Qur’an cannot be translated, merely interpreted. She said, Would to God I had died before this, and had become a thing forgotten, and lost in oblivion! So marry them, with their people’s leave, and give them their wages honourably as women in wedlock, not as in licence or taking lovers. From the arrangement of this author I see no reason to depart in regard to the later Suras.

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God is swift at the reckoning. Our deeds belong to us, and to you your deeds; Him we serve sincerely. During the war he was a Postal Censor in Liverpool [ citation needed ] and was then seconded to the Ministry of InformationLondon which housed in the newly constructed Senate House the University of London.

Then We sent to her Our spirit, who took for her the form of a human being, shapely. But with the nineteenth century came the rise of oriental studies in the scientific meaning of the arthur arberry term; and the interpretation of the Koran inevitably engaged the interest of scholars eager to apply the methods of the arthur arberry higher criticism to this as yet virgin field of research. It is easy for Me.

O if the evildoers might see, when arghur see the chastisement, that the power altogether the arthur arberry to God, and that God is terrible in chastisement, when those that were followed disown their followers, and they see the chastisement, and their cords are cut asunder, and those that followed say, ‘O if only we might return again and disown them, as they have disowned us!

I am breaking new ground here; it may therefore be thought appropriate to explain in short my intentions and my method.

Those call unto the Fire; and God calls unto Paradise, and pardon, by His leave, and He clear His tye to the people; haply they will remember.

Douglas rated it it was amazing Dec the arthur arberry, That is the belief of old-fashioned Sheykhs and the view of the present writer. And shake the trunk of the palm-tree toward thee: It is the duty of all men towards God to come to the House a pilgrim, if he is able to make his way there.


She said, How shall I have a son, seeing a man hath not touched me, and I am no harlot? Bell followed Fluegel’s text; and the passage on the Birth of Jesus, again chosen for comparison, is fortunately deemed by him to be uninterpolated, though to be true he speculates that it is ‘perhaps the arthur arberry on an earlier version’.

It was by some mercy of God that thou wast gentle to them; hadst thou been harsh and hard of heart, they would have scattered from about thee. Surely God is compassionate to you. Want to Read saving…. He shall speak to men in the the arthur arberry, and of age, and righteous he shall be. Hast thou not regarded those who were given a portion of the Book, being called to the Book of God, that it might decide between them, and then a party of them turned away, swerving aside? That is the enjoyment of the present life; but God — with Him is the fairest resort.

Surely God sees the things you do. And those who emigrated, and were expelled from their habitations, those who suffered hurt in My way, and fought, and were slain — them I the arthur arberry surely acquit of their evil deeds, and I shall admit them to gardens underneath which rivers flow.

She said, “How shall I have the arthur arberry son whom no mortal has touched, neither have I been unchaste?

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No helpers have the evildoers. Do not covet that whereby God in bounty has preferred one of you above another.

I will create for you out of clay as the likeness of a bird; then I will breathe into it, and it will be a bird, by the leave of God.