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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 119 and 120

Only Truth will Benefit on The Day of Resurrection After listening to what Prophet Eesa [Jesus] aalyhi salaam has to say on his behalf, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala gives a reply. He says, قَالَ اللَّهُ هَـذَا يَوْمُ يَنفَعُ الصَّـدِقِينَ صِدْقُهُمْ لَهُمْ جَنَّـتٌ تَجْرِى مِن تَحْتِهَا الاٌّنْهَـرُ خَـلِدِينَ فِيهَآ أَبَداً رَّضِىَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمْ وَرَضُواْ عَنْهُ ذلِكَ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 119 and 120

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 118

In Ayah 117, we learned that on the Day of Judgment Prophet Eesa [Jesus] aalyhi salaam would reject shirk [associating partners with Allah] and affirm Tawheed [oneness of Allah]. Continuing his dialogue with Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala he says, إِن تُعَذِّبْهُمْ فَإِنَّهُمْ عِبَادُكَ وَإِن تَغْفِرْ لَهُمْ فَإِنَّكَ أَنتَ الْعَزِيزُ الْحَكِيمُ “If You punish them, they… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 118

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 117

Eesa [aalyhi salaam] Rejects Shirk and Affirms Tawheed Continuing his conversation with Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, Eesa aalyhi salaam says, مَا قُلْتُ لَهُمْ إِلاَّ مَآ أَمَرْتَنِى بِهِ أَنِ اعْبُدُواْ اللَّهَ رَبِّى وَرَبَّكُمْ وَكُنتُ عَلَيْهِمْ شَهِيداً مَّا دُمْتُ فِيهِمْ فَلَمَّا تَوَفَّيْتَنِى كُنتَ أَنتَ الرَّقِيبَ عَلَيْهِمْ وَأَنتَ عَلَى كُلِّ شَىْءٍ شَهِيدٌ “‘Never did I say to them… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 117

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 116

Eesa [aalyhi salaam] Rejects Shirk and Affirms Tawheed In this ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala tells us of a conversation that He will have with Eesa aalyhi salaam on the Judgment Day in the presence of those who worshipped him and his mother as god besides Allah. He says, وَإِذْ قَالَ اللَّهُ يعِيسَى ابْنَ مَرْيَمَ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 116

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 115

Sending Down the Ma’idah In Ayah 115, we learn about Allah’s reply. He said, قَالَ اللَّهُ إِنِّى مُنَزِّلُهَا عَلَيْكُمْ فَمَن يَكْفُرْ بَعْدُ مِنكُمْ فَإِنِّى أُعَذِّبُهُ عَذَاباً لاَّ أُعَذِّبُهُ أَحَداً مِّنَ الْعَـلَمِينَ  “Allah said: ‘I am going to send it down unto you, but if any of you after that disbelieves, then I will punish him… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 115

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 114

Sending Down the Ma’idahAfter hearing the request of the disciples, Eesa aalyhi salaam supplicated to Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala in the following manner:قَالَ عِيسَى ابْنُ مَرْيَمَ اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّنَآ أَنزِلْ عَلَيْنَا مَآئِدَةً مِّنَ السَّمَآءِ تَكُونُ لَنَا عِيداً لاًّوَّلِنَا وَءَاخِرِنَا وَءَايَةً مِّنْكَ وَارْزُقْنَا وَأَنتَ خَيْرُ الرَّازِقِينَ “Eesa, son of Maryam, said: ‘O Allah, our Lord! Send down upon… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 114

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 113

Sending Down the Ma'idah In ayah 113, we read the reason why the disciples of Eesa aalyhi salaam made such a demand. قَالُواْ نُرِيدُ أَن نَّأْكُلَ مِنْهَا وَتَطْمَئِنَّ قُلُوبُنَا وَنَعْلَمَ أَن قَدْ صَدَقْتَنَا وَنَكُونَ عَلَيْهَا مِنَ الشَّـهِدِينَ “ They said: ‘We wish to eat thereof so that our hearts become content, and to know that you… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 113

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 112

Sending Down the Ma’idah In ayaat 112 - 115, we learn about the story of the Ma’idah, the name of which this Surah bears, Surat Al-Ma'idah. This is also among the favors that Allah granted His servant and Messenger, Eesa, accepting his request to send the Ma’idah down, and doing so as clear proof and… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 112

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 111

Allah Reminds Prophet Eesa of His Favors In ayah 111, we learn about some more favors that Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala granted Prophet Eesa aalyhi salaam. He says, وَإِذْ أَوْحَيْتُ إِلَى الْحَوَارِيِّينَ أَنْ ءَامِنُواْ بِى وَبِرَسُولِى قَالُواْ ءَامَنَّا وَاشْهَدْ بِأَنَّنَا مُسْلِمُونَ “And remember when I inspired to the disciples to believe in Me and My… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 111

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Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 110

Reminding Eesa [Jesus] of the Favors that Allah Granted Him Towards the end of this Surah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reminds the People of the Book of the dialogue that He will have with Prophet Eesa [Jesus] aalyhi salaam on the Day of Resurrection. This dialogue affirms Eesa’s being a servant of Allah and negates… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 110