Chapter

Divorce

in The Qur'an

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

Series: Oxford World's Classics

 Divorce

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A Medinan sura that outlines regulations concerning divorce (verses 17). The sura strongly urges people to observe God's regulations and guidance. To reinforce this they are reminded of the fate of earlier disobedient peoples and the rewards of the obedient. God's power and knowledge are emphasized at the end (verse 12).

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Subjects: Society and Culture ; Islam

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