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Will they wait until Allah comes to them in canopies of clouds, with angels (in His train) and the question is (thus) settled? but to Allah do all questions go back (for decision).

According to “The Message of the Quran”,

“I.e., it will be too late for repentance. All commentators agree in that the “decision”
relates to the unequivocal manifestation of God’s will on the Day of Judgment, which is
alluded to in the words, “when unto God all things will have been brought back”. Since,
in the next verse, the children of Israel are addressed, it is possible that this
rhetorical question is connected with their refusal, in the time of Moses, to believe
in the divine message unless they “see God face to face” (cf. 2:55).” (pg. 67)

References:

Asad, Muhammad (1980). The Message of the Quran. http://www.islamicweblibrary.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/55877864-54484011-Message-of-Quran-Muhammad-Asad-Islam-Translation.pdf

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