So as to deny what We have bestowed on them. Well, enjoy yourselves, you will come to know soon.
They set aside a portion of the food We have given them for those they do not know. By God, you will surely have to answer for all you contrive!
They attribute daughters to God, the glorious, but for themselves whatsoever they please.
Yet when news of the birth of a daughter reaches one of them, his face is darkened, and he is overwhelmed with silent grief,
And hides from people for shame at the news, (at a loss) whether he should keep her with shame, or bury her in the ground. How bad is the judgement that they make!
The semblance of those who believe not in the life to come is that of the meanest; but the semblance of God is the most sublime, for He is all-mighty and all-wise.
If God were to punish men for their inequity He would not leave a single moving thing on earth. Yet He gives them latitude for a time ordained. When that time is come, there will not be a moment's delay nor a moment's haste.
Yet they attribute to God what they find detestable; and their tongues assert the lie that for them is only good. On the contrary, there is Fire for them, and they will be thrown into it.
By God, We sent apostles to many a people before you, but Satan made their acts seem attractive to them, and he is their friend this day, and a painful torment awaits them.
We have sent down this Book to you that you may explain to them what it is that they are differing about, and as guidance and a grace for those who believe.