Chapter

The Inevitable Hour

in The Qur'an

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

Series: Oxford World's Classics

 The Inevitable Hour

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A Meccan sura that describes punishment in this life (verses 412) and the next (verses 1318). The bliss to be enjoyed by the believers is eloquently contrasted with the torments of hell (verses 1937). From verse 38 onwards, God affirms the Truth of the Quran and the Prophet.

Chapter.  594 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture ; Islam

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