Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 58 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 58
They said, “Indeed, we have been sent to a people of criminals,
They said: “We have been sent to a people (deep) in sin,
They said: “Verily we have been sent to a guilty people
They (the angels) said: “We have been sent to a people who are Mujrimun (criminals, disbelievers, polytheists, sinners).
They said: We have been sent unto a guilty folk,
They said, “Surely we have been sent to a criminal people,
They replied, ‘We have been sent to a people who are guilty.’
انہوں نے جواب دیا کہ ہم مجرم قوم کی طرف بھیجے گئے ہیں
Quran 15 Verse 58 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 58, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(15:58) They said: “Verily we have been sent to a guilty people
34. The fact that the angels did not name the people of Lot (peace be upon him) but merely referred to them as the wicked people, shows that these people had become so notorious for their wicked deeds that there was no need to mention them by name before Prophet Abraham (peace be upon him), who was well acquainted with the moral condition of all the people around him.
The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 58 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 57 which provides the complete commentary from verse 57 through 60.
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