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 Post subject: Verses 14:30-31
PostPosted: 06 Jun 2009, 04:29 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 14:30-31
PostPosted: 18 Feb 2010, 23:01 
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{14:30} And they have attributed to God equals to mislead [people] from His way. Say, "Enjoy yourselves, for indeed, your destination is the Fire."

Excellent translation, but I'll make one minor change to be very accurate,
{14:30} And they have attributed to God equals to mislead [people] from His way. Say, "Enjoy, for verily, your destination is toward the Fire."

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{14:31} [O Muhammad], tell My servants who have believed to establish prayer and spend from what We have provided them, secretly and publicly, before a Day comes in which there will be no exchange, nor any friendships.

Another excellent translation with a minor edit I'd suggest,
{14:31} Tell My worshipers who have believed to establish prayer and to spend from what We have provided them, secretly and publicly, before a Day comes in which there is no bargaining nor close friends.

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