8:1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

They ask you ˹O Prophet˺ regarding the spoils of war. Say, “Their distribution is decided by Allah and His Messenger. So be mindful of Allah, settle your affairs, and obey Allah and His Messenger if you are ˹true˺ believers.”

8:2

8:3

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

˹They are˺ those who establish prayer and donate from what We have provided for them.

8:4

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

It is they who are the true believers. They will have elevated ranks, forgiveness, and an honourable provision from their Lord.

8:5

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

Similarly, when your Lord brought you ˹O Prophet˺ out of your home for a just cause, a group of believers was totally against it.

8:6

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

They disputed with you about the truth after it had been made clear, as if they were being driven to death with their eyes wide open.

8:8

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

to firmly establish the truth and wipe out falsehood—even to the dismay of the wicked.

8:9

Dr. Mustafa Khattab

˹Remember˺ when you cried out to your Lord for help, He answered, “I will reinforce you with a thousand angels—followed by many others.”1