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062 Friday

 In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.

 1. Whatever is in the heavens and whatever is in the earth 
 declares the glory of Allah, the King, the Holy, the Mighty, 
 the Wise.

 2. He it is Who raised among the inhabitants of Mecca an 
 Apostle from among themselves, who recites to them His 
 communications and purifies them, and teaches them the Book 
 and the Wisdom, although they were before certainly in clear 

 3. And others from among them who have not yet joined them; 
 and He is the Mighty, the Wise.

 4. That is Allah's grace; He grants it to whom He pleases, 
 and Allah is the Lord of mighty grace.

 5. The likeness of those who were charged with the Taurat, 
 then they did not observe it, is as the likeness of the ass 
 bearing books, evil is the likeness of the people who reject 
 the communications of Allah; and Allah does not guide the 
 unjust people.

 6. Say: O you who are Jews, if you think that you are the 
 favorites of Allah to the exclusion of other people, then 
 invoke death If you are truthful.

 7. And they will never invoke it because of what their hands 
 have sent before; and Allah is Cognizant of the unjust.

 8. Say: (As for) the death from which you flee, that will 
 surely overtake you, then you shall be sent back to the 
 Knower of the unseen and the seen, and He will inform you of 
 that which you did.

 9. O you who believe! when the call is made for prayer on 
 Friday, then hasten to the remembrance of Allah and leave 
 off trading; that is better for you, if you know.

 10. But when the prayer is ended, then disperse abroad in 
 the land and seek of Allah's grace, and remember Allah much, 
 that you may be successful.

 11. And when they see merchandise or sport they break up for 
 It, and leave you standing. Say: What is with Allah is 
 better than sport and (better) than merchandise, and Allah 
 is the best of Sustainers.