And the Jews plotted, and God plotted: But of those who plot is God the best.
Remember when God said, O Jesus! verily I will cause thee to die,22 and will take thee up to myself and deliver thee from those who believe not; and I will place those who follow thee above those who believe not, until the day of resurrection. Then, to me is your return, and wherein ye differ will I decide between you.
And as to those who believe not, I will chastise them with a terrible chastisement in this world and in the next; and none shall they have to help them.
But as to those who believe, and do the things that are right, He will pay them their recompense. God loveth not the doers of evil.
These signs, and this wise warning do we rehearse to thee.
Verily, Jesus is as Adam in the sight of God.23 He created him of dust: He then said to him, Beand he was.
The truth from thy Lord! Be not thou, therefore, of those who doubt.
As for those24 who dispute with thee about Him, after theknowledge hath come to thee, SAY: Come,25 let us summon our sons and your sons, our wives and your wives, and ourselves and yourselves. Then will we invoke and lay the malison of God on those that lie!
This recital is very truth, and there is no god but God; and verily God is the Mighty, the Wise.
But if they turn away, then verily God hath knowledge of the corrupt doers.
SAY: O people of the Book! come ye to a just judgment between us and youThat we worship not aught but God, and that we join no other god with Him, and that the one of us take not the other for lords,26 beside God. Then if they turn their backs, SAY: Bear ye witness that we are Muslims.
O people of the Book! Why dispute about Abraham,27 when the Law and the Evangel were not sent down till after him? Do ye not then understand?
Lo! ye are they who dispute about that in which ye have knowledge;28 but why dispute ye about that of which ye have no knowledge? God hath knowledge, but ye know nothing.
Abraham was neither Jew nor Christian; but he was sound in the faith,29 a Muslim; and not of those who add gods to God.
They among men, who are nearest of kin to Abraham, are surely those who follow him, and this prophet Muhammad, and they who believe on him. And God is the protector of the faithful.
O people of the Book! why disbelieve the signs of God, of which yourselves have been witnesses?
O people of the Book! why clothe ye the truth with falsehood? Why wittingly hide the truth?
Others of the people of the Book say: Believe in what hath been sent down to the believers, at daybreak, and deny it at its closeThus do they go back
And believe in those only who follow your Religion. SAY: True guidance is guidance from Godthat to others may be imparted the like of what hath been imparted to you. Will they wrangle then with you in
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