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And Allah sets forth the example of a society which was safe and at ease, receiving its provision in abundance from all directions. But its people met Allah’s favours with ingratitude, so Allah made them taste the clutches of hunger and fear for their misdeeds.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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A messenger of their own actually did come to them, but they denied him. So the torment overtook them while they persisted in wrongdoing.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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So eat from the good, lawful things which Allah has provided for you, and be grateful for Allah’s favours, if you ˹truly˺ worship Him ˹alone˺.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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He has only forbidden you ˹to eat˺ carrion, blood, swine,1 and what is slaughtered in the name of any other than Allah. But if someone is compelled by necessity—neither driven by desire nor exceeding immediate need—then surely Allah is All-Forgiving, Most Merciful.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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Do not falsely declare with your tongues, “This is lawful, and that is unlawful,” ˹only˺ fabricating lies against Allah. Indeed, those who fabricate lies against Allah will never succeed.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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˹It is only˺ a brief enjoyment, then they will suffer a painful punishment.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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To the Jews, We have forbidden what We related to you before.1 We did not wrong them, but it was they who wronged themselves.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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As for those who commit evil ignorantly ˹or recklessly˺, then repent afterwards and mend their ways, then your Lord is surely All-Forgiving, Most Merciful.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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Indeed, Abraham was a model of excellence: devoted to Allah, ˹perfectly˺ upright—not a polytheist—

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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˹utterly˺ grateful for Allah’s favours. ˹So˺ He chose him and guided him to the Straight Path.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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