Remember thy Lord inspired the angels (with the message): “I am with you: give firmness to the Believers: I will instil terror into the hearts of the Unbelievers: smite ye above their necks and smite all their finger-tips off them.” In other words, be men, be strong and fight your enemy with all your might, […]
Remember He covered you with a sort of drowsiness, to give you calm as from Himself, and he caused rain to descend on you from heaven, to clean you therewith, to remove from you the stain of Satan, to strengthen your hearts, and to plant your feet firmly therewith. Maududi writes: In the Battle of […]
Allah made it but a message of hope, and an assurance to your hearts: (in any case) there is no help except from Allah: and Allah is Exalted in Power, Wise.
Remember ye implored the assistance of your Lord, and He answered you: “I will assist you with a thousand of the angels, ranks on ranks.” It is said that on the day of the Battle of Badr, the Holy Prophet(pbuh) implored Allâh in the following words: “O Lord! Fulfil whatyou have promised. O Allâh! If […]
That He might justify Truth and prove Falsehood false, distasteful though it be to those in guilt.
And when Allah promised you one of the two bands (of the enemy) that it should be yours, and ye longed that other than the armed one might be yours. And Allah willed that He should cause the Truth to triumph by His words, and cut the root of the disbelievers; Tâiftayn the two parties” […]
Just as thy Lord ordered thee out of thy house in truth, even though a party among the Believers disliked it, (verse 5) Disputing with thee concerning the truth after it was made manifest, as if they were being driven to death and they (actually) saw it. (verse 6) Yusuf Ali writes, Just as: the […]
Such in truth are the believers: they have grades of dignity with their Lord, and forgiveness, and generous sustenance:
Who establish regular prayers and spend (freely) out of the gifts We have given them for sustenance:
For, Believers are those who, when Allah is mentioned, feel a tremor in their hearts, and when they hear His signs rehearsed, find their faith strengthened, and put (all) their trust in their Lord;