16. Aamintum man fee a
ssama-i an yakhsifa bikumu al-arda fa-itha hiya tamoor
16. Do ye feel secure that He Who is in heaven will not cause you to be swallowed up by
the earth when it shakes (as in an earthquake)?
17. Am amintum man fee a
ssama-i an yursila AAalaykum hasiban fasataAAlamoona
17. Or do ye feel secure that He Who is in Heaven will not send against you a violent
tornado (with showers of stones), so that ye shall know how (terrible) was My warning?
18. Walaqad kaththaba allatheena min qablihim fakayfa kana nakeer
18. But indeed men before them rejected (My warning): then how (terrible) was My
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