الَّذِينَ هُمْ فِي خَوْضٍ يَلْعَبُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab those who amuse themselves with falsehood!

يَوْمَ يُدَعُّونَ إِلَىٰ نَارِ جَهَنَّمَ دَعًّا
Dr. Mustafa Khattab ˹It is˺ the Day they will be fiercely shoved into the Fire of Hell.

هَٰذِهِ النَّارُ الَّتِي كُنْتُمْ بِهَا تُكَذِّبُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab ˹They will be told,˺ “This is the Fire which you used to deny.

أَفَسِحْرٌ هَٰذَا أَمْ أَنْتُمْ لَا تُبْصِرُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Is this magic, or do you not see?

اصْلَوْهَا فَاصْبِرُوا أَوْ لَا تَصْبِرُوا سَوَاءٌ عَلَيْكُمْ إِنَّمَا تُجْزَوْنَ مَا كُنْتُمْ تَعْمَلُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Burn in it! It is the same whether you endure ˹it˺ patiently or not.1 You are only rewarded for what you used to do.”

إِنَّ الْمُتَّقِينَ فِي جَنَّاتٍ وَنَعِيمٍ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab Indeed, the righteous will be in Gardens and bliss,

فَاكِهِينَ بِمَا آتَاهُمْ رَبُّهُمْ وَوَقَاهُمْ رَبُّهُمْ عَذَابَ الْجَحِيمِ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab enjoying whatever their Lord will have granted them. And their Lord will have protected them from the torment of the Hellfire.

كُلُوا وَاشْرَبُوا هَنِيئًا بِمَا كُنْتُمْ تَعْمَلُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab ˹They will be told,˺ “Eat and drink happily for what you used to do.”

مُتَّكِئِينَ عَلَىٰ سُرُرٍ ﭿ مَصْفُوفَةٍ وَزَوَّجْنَاهُمْ بِحُورٍ عِينٍ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab They will be reclining on thrones, ˹neatly˺ lined up ˹facing each other˺. And We will pair them to maidens with gorgeous eyes.

وَالَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَاتَّبَعَتْهُمْ ذُرِّيَّتُهُمْ بِإِيمَانٍ أَلْحَقْنَا بِهِمْ ذُرِّيَّتَهُمْ وَمَا أَلَتْنَاهُمْ مِنْ عَمَلِهِمْ مِنْ شَيْءٍ كُلُّ امْرِئٍ بِمَا كَسَبَ رَهِينٌ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab As for those who believe and whose descendants follow them in faith, We will elevate their descendants to their rank, never discounting anything ˹of the reward˺ of their deeds. Every person will reap only what they sowed.1

وَأَمْدَدْنَاهُمْ بِفَاكِهَةٍ وَلَحْمٍ مِمَّا يَشْتَهُونَ
Dr. Mustafa Khattab And We will ˹continually˺ provide them with whatever fruit or meat they desire.