04 Rajab 1433(5/25/2012)
10:93 We settled the Children of Israel in a beautiful dwelling-place, and provided for them sustenance of the best: it was after knowledge had been granted to them, that they fell into schisms. Verily Allah will judge between them as to the schisms amongst them, on the Day of Judgment.
Side Topics / Branches:
There is no "charity" in Islam per se. It is right of transfer. Let no one declare, "I don't want to be under charity!"
Oppenheimer and other nuclear scientists will be asked how they used their gifts of knowledge. Angels will certainly not say, "oh, how we waited for your arrival! teach us how nuclear fussion works; teach us about E=MC 2"
The physics of the Hereafter are entirely different from that experienced during this physical journey of life.
14:26 MAIN VERSE under discussion:
YUSUFALI: And the parable of an evil Word is that of an evil tree: It is torn up by the root from the surface of the earth: it has no stability