“Praise be to God, who hath granted unto me in old age Isma'il and Isaac: for truly my Lord is He, the Hearer of Prayer !
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :39
“O my Lord !make me one who establishes regular Prayer, and also (raise such) among my offspring O our Lord ! And accept Thou my Prayer.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :40
“O our Lord ! I have made some of my offspring to dwell in a valley without cultivation, by Thy Sacred House ; In order, O our Lord, that they may establish regular Prayer: so fill the hearts of some among men with love towards them, and feed them with Fruits: so that they may give thanks.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :37
“O our Lord ! Truly Thou dost know what we conceal and what we reveal : for nothing whatever is hidden from God, whether on earth or in heaven.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :38
Remember Abraham said:“O my Lord ! Make this city one of peace and security : and preserve me and my sons from worshipping idols.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :35
“O my Lord ! They have indeed led astray many among mankind; he then who follows my (ways) is of me, and he that disobeys me,-but thou art indeed Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :36
It is God Who hath created the heavens and the earth and sendeth down rain from the skies, and with it bringeth out fruits wherewith to feed you; It is He Who hath made the ships subject to you, that they may sail through the Sea by His Command ; and the rivers (also) hath He made subject to you.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :32
And He hath made subject to you the sun and the moon, both diligently pursuing their courses; and the Night and the Day hath he (also) made subject to you.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :33
And He giveth you of all that ye ask for. But if ye count the favours of God, never will ye be able to number them. Verily, man is given up to injustice and ingratitude.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :34
Speak to my servants who have believed, that they may establish regular prayers, and spend (in charity) out of the Sustenance We have given them, secretly and openly, before the coming of a Day in which there will be neither mutual bargaining nor befriending.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :31
Hast thou not turned thy vision to those who have changed the favour of God. Into blasphemy and caused their people to descend to the House of Perdition?- Into Hell? They will burn therein,- an evil place to stay in!
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :28-29
And they set up (idols) as equal to God, to mislead (men) from the Path! Say:“Enjoy (your brief power)! But verily ye are making straightway for Hell!“
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :30
Alms are for the poor and the needy, not for those who come in hypocrisy and mock at things solemn. But the Hypocrites will be found out and receive due punishment, while the righteous will be rewarded with bliss and the good pleasure of God.
Shaykh Abdullah Yusuf Ali
The Believers do their duty, and make no excuses ,-unlike the Hypocrites, who are a burden whether they join you or hold back. No help should be accepted from these last, as they are false and insincere, and have a slanderous tongue.
Shaykh Abdullah Yusuf Ali
And the parable of an evil Word is that of an evil tree: it is torn up by the root from the surface of the earth : it has no stability.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :26
God will establish in strength those who believe, with the Word that stands firm, in this world and in the Hereafter ; but God will leave, to stray, those who do wrong : God doeth what He willeth.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :27
Seest thou not how God sets forth a parable ?- A goodly Word like a goodly tree, whose root is firmly fixed, and its branches (reach) to the heavens,-
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :24
It brings forth its fruit at all times, by the leave of its Lord. So God sets forth parables for men, in order that they may receive admonition.
HOLY QUR'AN 14 :25