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Surah As-Saff Ayat 2 in Arabic Text

يَـٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُوا۟ لِمَ تَقُولُونَ مَا لَا تَفْعَلُونَ
Yaa ayyuhal lazeena aamanoo lima taqooloona maa laa taf’aloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 2

Sahih International
O you who have believed, why do you say what you do not do?

Yusuf Ali
O ye who believe! Why say ye that which ye do not?

Abul Ala Maududi
Believers, why do you profess that which you do not practise?

Muhsin Khan
O you who believe! Why do you say that which you do not do?

Pickthall
O ye who believe! Why say ye that which ye do not?

Dr. Ghali
O you who have believed, why do you say that which you do not perform? (i.e., occupants)

Abdel Haleem
You who believe, why do you say things and then do not do them?

Quran 61 Verse 2 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah As-Saff ayat 2, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(61:2) Believers, why do you profess that which you do not practise?


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah As-Saff verse 2 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saff ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 4.

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