69 million page views

Mueen Udd Deen , Please clarify

Reader comment on item: Bush Declares War on Radical Islam
in response to reader comment: Islam, a religion of peace?

Submitted by Mark G. (United States), Nov 14, 2005 at 18:14

Dear Mueen Udd Deen, you wrote:

"The Quranic verses from which you are refering originate from the Qur'an of the Shia's and it is completely differs from the Qur'an the Sunni's follow".

Following ayas are from quran (msa.edu/msa) about Prophet Mohammed. Can you please clarify if these are from shia quran or sunni quran.

Slay the mushrekeens wherever ye find them, an seize them, beleaguer them, and lie in wait for them in every stratagem.
8.67 It is not for any prophet to have captives until he hath made slaughter in the land.

YUSUFALI: It is not ye who slew them; it was Allah:

YUSUFALI: if they turn renegades, seize them and slay them wherever ye find them;

YUSUFALI: O Prophet! We have made lawful to you those whom thy right hand possesses out of the prisoners of war whom Allah has assigned to thee;
YUSUFALI: O Prophet! We have made lawful to thee any believing woman who dedicates her soul to the Prophet if the Prophet wishes to wed her;- this only for thee, and not for the Believers (at large); e had unlimited wives

YUSUFALI: Who abstain from sex, Except with those joined to them in the marriage bond, or (the captives) whom their right hands possess,- for (in their case) they are free from blame,
070.029,30I: And those who guard their chastity, Except with their wives and the (captives) whom their right hands possess,- for (then) they are not to be blamed

YUSUFALI: O Prophet! We have made lawful daughters of thy paternal uncles and aunts, and daughters of thy maternal uncles and aunts, who migrated (from Makka) with thee;

65.4: Idda after divorce for the girls who have not had their courses (yet) is also three months;
Then when Zaid had dissolved (his marriage) with her, with the necessary (formality), We joined her in marriage to thee: in order that (in future) there may be no difficulty to 033.050
O Prophet! We have made lawful daughters of thy paternal uncles and aunts, and daughters of thy maternal uncles and aunts, who migrated (from Makka) with thee;
the Believers in (the matter of) marriage with the wives of their adopted sons

33.27YUSUFALI: And He made you heirs of their lands, their houses, and their goods, and of a land which ye had not frequented (before). And Allah has power over all things.
YUSUFALI: They ask thee concerning (things taken as) spoils of war. Say: "(such) spoils are at the disposal of Allah and the Messenger
YUSUFALI: But (now) enjoy what ye took in war, lawful and good
YUSUFALI: And know that out of all the booty that ye may acquire , a fifth share is assigned to Allah,- and to the Messenger, and to near relatives, orphans, the needy, and the wayfarer,-

33.26 SHAKIR: some you killed and you took captive another part.
YUSUFALI: O Prophet! rouse the Believers to the fight
As for those from whom ye fear rebellion, admonish them and banish them to beds apart, and scourge them.

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2023 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)