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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

The disbelievers from the People of the Book and the polytheists were not going to desist ˹from disbelief˺ until the clear proof came to them:

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

a messenger from Allah, reciting scrolls of ˹utmost˺ purity,

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

containing upright commandments.

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

It was not until this clear proof came to the People of the Book that they became divided ˹about his prophethood˺—

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

Indeed, those who disbelieve from the People of the Book and the polytheists will be in the Fire of Hell, to stay there forever. They are the worst of ˹all˺ beings.

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab

Their reward with their Lord will be Gardens of Eternity, under which rivers flow, to stay there for ever and ever. Allah is pleased with them and they are pleased with Him. This is ˹only˺ for those in awe of their Lord.