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14. Wama tafarraqoo illa min baAAdi ma jaahumu alAAilmu baghyan baynahum

walawla kalimatun sabaqat min rabbika ila ajalin musamman laqudiya baynahum wa-

inna allatheena oorithoo alkitaba min baAAdihim lafee shakkin minhu mureeb


14. And they became divided only after Knowledge reached them,- through selfish envy

as between themselves. Had it not been for a Word that went forth before from thy Lord,

(tending) to a Term appointed, the matter would have been settled between them: But

truly those who have inherited the Book after them are in suspicious (disquieting) doubt

concerning it.

15. Falithalika fa


dAAu wa


staqim kama omirta wala tattabiAA ahwaahum waqul

amantu bima anzala Allahu min kitabin waomirtu li-aAAdila baynakum Allahu rabbuna

warabbukum lana aAAmaluna walakum aAAmalukum la hujjata baynana wabaynakumu

Allahu yajmaAAu baynana wa-ilayhi almaseer


15. Now then, for that (reason), call (them to the Faith), and stand steadfast as thou art

commanded, nor follow thou their vain desires; but say: "I believe in the Book which

Allah has sent down; and I am commanded to judge justly between you. Allah is our

Lord and your Lord: for us (is the responsibility for) our deeds, and for you for your

deeds. There is no contention between us and you. Allah will bring us together, and to

Him is (our) Final Goal.