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Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Read, ˹O Prophet,˺ in the Name of your Lord Who created—

    

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

created humans from a clinging clot.

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Read! And your Lord is the Most Generous,

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Who taught by the pen—

     

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taught humanity what they knew not.

    

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Most certainly, one exceeds all bounds

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

once they think they are self-sufficient.

    

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

˹But˺ surely to your Lord is the return ˹of all˺.

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Have you seen the man who prevents

   

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a servant ˹of Ours˺ from praying?