Quranic Reflection No 560. Āyat 8:23 – Reality of Listening

Have you registered for ALI 624 which begins on Tuesday Jan 25? وَلَوْ عَلِمَ اللَّهُ فِيهِمْ خَيْرًا لَّأَسْمَعَهُمْ ۖ وَلَوْ أَسْمَعَهُمْ لَتَوَلَّوا وَّهُم مُّعْرِضُونَ Walaw ‘alimal-lāhu fīhim khayran la-asma‘ahum. walaw asma‘ahum la-tawallaw wahum mu‘ridhūn Had Allah known any good in them, He would have surely made them hear, and were He to make them hear, … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 317. Āyat 7 : 204 – Ecouter le Coran

وَإِذَا قُرِئَ الْقُرْآنُ فَاسْتَمِعُوا لَهُ وَأَنصِتُوا لَعَلَّكُمْ تُرْحَمُونَ Wa-idhā quri’al-qur’ānu fastami‘ū lahu wa-ansitū la‘allakum turhamūnQuand le Coran est récité, écoutez-le en silence. Peut-être vous sera-t-il fait miséricorde.(Sūrat al-A‘rāf, N°7, Āyat 204 – Traduction Jean Grosjean) La crainte révérencielle du croyant pour Allah ‘azza wajall se reflète dans son attitude lorsqu’il écoute les paroles du Tout-Puissant. … Read more

Quranic Reflection No 559. Āyat 7:143 – Request to see Allah visibly

قَالَ رَبِّ أَرِنِي أَنظُرْ إِلَيْكَ ۚ قَالَ لَن تَرَانِي وَلَٰكِنِ انظُرْ إِلَى الْجَبَلِ فَإِنِ اسْتَقَرَّ مَكَانَهُ فَسَوْفَ تَرَانِي ۚ فَلَمَّا تَجَلَّىٰ رَبُّهُ لِلْجَبَلِ جَعَلَهُ دَكًّا وَخَرَّ مُوسَىٰ صَعِقًا ۚ He [Mūsā] said, ‘My Lord, show Yourself to me, that I may look at You!’ He said, ‘You shall not see Me. But look at the … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 316. Āyat 25 :70 – Changer les mauvaises actions en bonnes actions

  إِلَّا مَن تَابَ وَآمَنَ وَعَمِلَ عَمَلًا صَالِحًا فَأُولَٰئِكَ يُبَدِّلُ اللَّهُ سَيِّئَاتِهِمْ حَسَنَاتٍ ۗ وَكَانَ اللَّهُ غَفُورًا رَّحِيمًا Illā man tāba wa-āmana wa-‘amila swālihan faulaā’ika yubaddilul-lāhu sayyi’ātihim hasanāt; wakānal-lāhu ghafūran rahīmā Sauf celui qui se repent, croit et accomplit une bonne œuvre ; ceux-là Allah changera leurs mauvaises actions en bonnes, et Allah est Pardonneur … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 315. Āyat 61 :4 – Une structure de défense ferme

  إِنَّ اللَّهَ يُحِبُّ الَّذِينَ يُقَاتِلُونَ فِي سَبِيلِهِ صَفًّا كَأَنَّهُم بُنْيَانٌ مَّرْصُوصٌ  Innallāha yuhibbul-ladhīna yuqātilūna fī sabīlihi saffan ka-annahum bunyānun marsūs Allah aime ceux qui combattent dans Son chemin en rang serré pareils à un édifice renforcé. (Sūrat al-Saff, No 61, Āyat 4) Ce verset parle de ceux qui combattent dans la voie d’Allah ‘azza … Read more

Quranic Reflection No 558. Āyat 25:67 – Moderation in spending

  Visit www.academyofislam.com/ali-620 for our course Learning Arabic thru the Quran ﴿وَالَّذِينَ إِذَا أَنْفَقُوا لَمْ يُسْرِفُوا وَلَمْ يَقْتُرُوا وَكَانَ بَيْنَ ذَلِكَ قَوَامًا﴾ Waladhína idhā anfaqū lam yusrifū wa lam yaqturū wa kāna bayna dhalika qawāmā Those who are neither wasteful nor miserly when spending but balanced between these [two extremes].(Surat Al-Furqān, No.25, verse 67) The … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 314. Āyat 17 :33 – La Justice de l’Imam Al-Mahdi (af)

وَلَا تَقْتُلُوا النَّفْسَ الَّتِي حَرَّمَ اللَّهُ إِلَّا بِالْحَقِّ  وَمَنْ قُتِلَ مَظْلُومًا فَقَدْ جَعَلْنَا لِوَلِيِّهِ سُلْطَانًا  Lā taqtulūn- nafsal-latī harramallāhu illā bilhaqqi wa man qutila mazlūman faqad ja‘alná liwaliyyihi sultānāEt, sauf en droit, ne tuez point la vie qu’Allah a rendu sacrée. Quiconque est tué injustement, alors Nous avons donné pouvoir à son proche [parent].(Surat Al-Isrā’, … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 557. Ayat 9:123 – The Struggle against enemies

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا قَاتِلُوا الَّذِينَ يَلُونَكُمْ مِنَ الْكُفَّارِ وَلْيَجِدُوا فِيكُمْ غِلْظَةً وَاعْلَمُوا أَنَّ اللَّهَ مَعَ الْمُتَّقِينَ Yā ayyuhalladhīna āmanū qātilūl-ladhīna yalūnakum minal-kuffāri walyajidū fīkum ghlizatan; wa ‘lamū annallāha ma‘al-muttaqīn O you who believe! Fight the faithless who are near to you and let them find severity in you; and know that Allah is with … Read more

Réflexion coranique No. 313. Āyat 57 :22 Les afflictions prédéterminées

مَا أَصَابَ مِن مُّصِيبَةٍ فِي الْأَرْضِ وَلَا فِي أَنفُسِكُمْ إِلَّا فِي كِتَابٍ مِّن قَبْلِ أَن نَّبْرَأَهَا  Mā asāba min musībatin fil-ardhi walā fī anfusikum illā fī kitābin min qabli an- nabra’ahā Nul malheur n'atteint la terre ni vos personnes, qui ne soit enregistré dans un Livre avant que Nous ne l'ayons créé.(Soūrate al-Hadīd, No 57, … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 556. Ayat 7:58 – Level of receptivity

وَالْبَلَدُ الطَّيِّبُ يَخْرُجُ نَبَاتُهُ بِإِذْنِ رَبِّهِ وَالَّذِي خَبُثَ لَا يَخْرُجُ إِلَّا نَكِدًا كَذَٰلِكَ نُصَرِّفُ الْآيَاتِ لِقَوْمٍ يَشْكُرُونَ ۚ Walbaladut-tayyibu yakhruju nabātuhu bi-idhni rabbihi walladhī khabutha lā yakhruju illā nakidā; kadhālika nusarriful-āyāti liqawmin yashkurūn. The good land—its vegetation comes out by the permission of its Lord, and as for the bad – it doesnot come out … Read more