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 Post subject: Verses 56:41-48
PostPosted: 04 Jun 2009, 08:27 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 56:41-48
PostPosted: 20 Feb 2010, 03:17 
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{56:41} And the companions of the left - what are the companions of the left?

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{56:41} And the fellows of the left - what is [meant by] the fellows of the left?

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{56:42} [They will be] in scorching fire and scalding water

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{56:42} [They are] in a pestilential wind and an inferno.

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{56:44} Neither cool nor beneficial.

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{56:44} Neither cool nor generous.

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{56:45} Indeed they were, before that, indulging in affluence,

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{56:45} Verily, they were before that jaded.

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{56:46} And they used to persist in the great violation,

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{56:46} And they used to persist in the great betrayal.

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{56:47} And they used to say, "When we die and become dust and bones, are we indeed to be resurrected?

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{56:47} And they used to say, "Is it [true that] when we die and become dust and bones, are we indeed [going to be] sent out [from the graves]?"

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