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وَأَقْسَمُواْ بِٱللَّهِ جَهْدَ أَيْمَانِهِمْ لاَ يَبْعَثُ ٱللَّهُ مَن يَمُوتُ بَلَىٰ وَعْداً عَلَيْهِ حَقّاً وَلـٰكِنَّ أَكْثَرَ ٱلْنَّاسِ لاَ يَعْلَمُونَ
-An-Nahl ( النحل )

Tanwîr al-Miqbâs min Tafsîr Ibn ‘Abbâs

(And they swear by Allah their most binding oaths) when a man swears by Allah, he swears by his most binding oaths ((that) Allah will not raise up him who dieth) that is after he dies. (Nay, but it is a promise (binding) upon Him) upon Allah (in truth) that He will raise again him who dies is incumbent and it will surely happen, (but most of mankind) the people of Mecca (know not) this nor believe in it,

Tafsir Ibn 'Abbas, trans. Mokrane Guezzou
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