Recitation of the Holy Scripture.
All praise is due to God, to whom belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is in the earth, and to Him belongs all praise in the Hereafter. And He is the Wise, the All Aware.
He knows what penetrates into the earth and what emerges from it and what descends from the heaven and what ascends therein. And He is the Merciful, the Forgiving.
But those who disbelieve say, “The Hour will not come to us.” Say, “Yes, by my Lord, it will surely come to you. God is the Knower of the unseen.” Not absent from Him is an atom’s weight within the heavens or within the earth or what is smaller than that or greater, except that it is in a clear register
That He may reward those who believe and do righteous deeds. Those will have forgiveness and noble provision.
But those who strive against Our Signs seeking to cause failure for them will be a painful punishment of foul nature.
But those who disbelieve say, “Shall we direct you to a man who will inform you that when you have disintegrated in complete disintegration, you will then be recreated in a new creation?
“Has he fabricated a lie against God, or is he insane?” Rather those who disbelieve in the Hereafter are in the punishment and extreme error.
Then, do they not look at what is before them and what is behind them of the heaven and earth? If We should will, We could cause the earth to swallow them or could let fall upon them fragments from the sky. Indeed in that is a sign for every servant repentant.
And they say, “When is this promise due, if you are truthful?”
Say, “For you is the appointment of a Day when you will not remain thereafter an hour, nor will you precede it.”
And We did not send into a city any warner except that its wealthy people s