And what prevented their donations from being accepted is that they have lost faith in Allah and His Messenger, they never come to prayer except half-heartedly, and they never donate except resentfully. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
So let neither their wealth nor children impress you ˹O Prophet˺. Allah only intends to torment them through these things in this worldly life, then their souls will depart while they are disbelievers. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
They swear by Allah that they are part of you, but they are not. They only say so out of fear. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
If only they could find a refuge, or a cave, or any hiding-place, they would rush headlong towards it. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
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There are some of them who are critical of your distribution of alms ˹O Prophet˺. If they are given some of it they are pleased, but if not they are enraged. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
If only they had been content with what Allah and His Messenger had given them and said, “Allah is sufficient for us! Allah will grant us out of His bounty, and so will His Messenger. To Allah ˹alone˺ we turn with hope.” Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
Alms-tax is only for the poor and the needy, for those employed to administer it, for those whose hearts are attracted ˹to the faith˺, for ˹freeing˺ slaves, for those in debt, for Allah’s cause, and for ˹needy˺ travellers. ˹This is˺ an obligation from Allah. And Allah is All-Knowing, All-Wise. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
And there are others who hurt the Prophet by saying, “He listens to anyone.” Say, ˹O Prophet,˺ “He listens to what is best for you. He believes in Allah, has faith in the believers, and is a mercy for those who believe among you.” Those who hurt Allah’s Messenger will suffer a painful punishment. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
They swear by Allah to you ˹believers˺ in order to please you, while it is the pleasure of Allah and His Messenger they should seek, if they are ˹true˺ believers. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
Do they not know that whoever opposes Allah and His Messenger will be in the Fire of Hell forever? That is the ultimate disgrace. Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

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