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5:48 To thee We sent the Scripture in truth

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To thee We sent the Scripture in truth, confirming the scripture that came before it, and guarding it in safety: so judge between them by what Allah hath revealed, and follow not their vain desires, diverging from the Truth that hath come to thee. To each among you have we prescribed a law and an open way. If Allah had so willed, He would have made you a single people, but (His plan is) to test you in what He hath given you: so strive as in a race in all virtues. The goal of you all is to Allah; it is He that will show you the truth of the matters in which ye dispute;

Those who Believe in what is revealed to you and what was revealed before you – Islamic Web Library

The Holy Qur’ân is Muhaimin, which means “guardian
over the previous scriptures”. The Holy Qur’ân is the deciding factor as to what is genuine and what is false. Al-Haqq ِis distinct as the absolute Truth, as opposed to books which contain both truth and
falsehood. Al before the noun haqq gives the sense of intensiveness
and perfection.


NOORUDDÎN ,ALLÂMAH. (2015). Exegesis of The Holy Qur’ân Commentary and Reflections.

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