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ٱلَّذِينَ يَتَّخِذُونَ ٱلْكَافِرِينَ أَوْلِيَآءَ مِن دُونِ ٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ أَيَبْتَغُونَ عِندَهُمُ ٱلْعِزَّةَ فَإِنَّ ٱلعِزَّةَ للَّهِ جَمِيعاً
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-An-Nisâ’ ( النساء )

Tafsir al-Tustari

…Do they desire power with them?...This refers to the hypocrites who were seeking power and protection from the Jews. Do you not [recall] the Prophet’s words , ‘Nothing descended from the heavens mightier than certainty’? That is, there is nothing more indomitable or formidable. His words:


Tafsīr al-Tustarī, trans. Annabel Keeler and Ali Keeler
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