39. Yamhoo Allahu ma yashao wayuthbitu waAAindahu ommu alkitab
39. Allah doth blot out or confirm what He pleaseth: with Him is the Mother of the Book.
40. Wa-in ma nuriyannaka baAAda allathee naAAiduhum aw natawaffayannaka fa-
innama AAalayka albalaghu waAAalayna alhisab
40. Whether We shall show thee (within thy life-time) part of what we promised them or
take to ourselves thy soul (before it is all accomplished),- thy duty is to make (the
Message) reach them: it is our part to call them to account.
41. Awa lam yaraw anna na/tee al-arda nanqusuha min atrafiha wa
llahu yahkumu la
muAAaqqiba lihukmihi wahuwa sareeAAu alhisab
41. See they not that We gradually reduce the land (in their control) from its outlying
borders? (Where) Allah commands, there is none to put back His Command: and He is
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