Chapter

Ranged in Rows<sup><i>a</i></sup>

in The Qur'an

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192831934
Published online November 2007 |

Series: Oxford World's Classics

 Ranged in Rowsa

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Society and Culture
  • Islam

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

The central point of this Meccan sura is the unity of God (verses 4 and 1802) and the refutation of the pagan belief that the angels were daughters of God and worthy of worship. The angels themselves are quoted to refute this (verses 1646). The prophethood of Muhammad, is affirmed, as is the Hereafter. There are two supporting sections: the scenes in the Hereafter (verses 1968) and the stories of earlier prophets (verses 75148).

Chapter.  1770 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture ; Islam

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.