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He rebuked ˹them˺, “Do you then worship—instead of Allah—what can neither benefit nor harm you in any way?

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Shame on you and whatever you worship instead of Allah! Do you not have any sense?”

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They concluded, “Burn him up to avenge your gods, if you must act.”

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We ordered, “O fire! Be cool and safe for Abraham!”1

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They had sought to harm him, but We made them the worst losers.

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Then We delivered him, along with Lot, to the land We had showered with blessings for all people.1

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And We blessed him with Isaac ˹as a son˺ and Jacob ˹as a grandson˺, as an additional favour—making all of them righteous.

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We ˹also˺ made them leaders, guiding by Our command, and inspired them to do good deeds, establish prayer, and pay alms-tax. And they were devoted to Our worship.

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And to Lot We gave wisdom and knowledge, and delivered him from the society engrossed in shameful practices. They were certainly an evil, rebellious people.

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And We admitted him into Our mercy, ˹for˺ he was truly one of the righteous.

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