Surah Baqarah Ayat 207 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 207
And of the people is he who sells himself, seeking means to the approval of Allah. And Allah is kind to [His] servants.
“And there is the type of man who gives his life to earn the pleasure of Allah: And Allah is full of kindness to (His) devotees.
On the other side, there is another type of man who devotes his whole life to please Allah, and Allah is gracious to such of His servants.
And of mankind is he who would sell himself, seeking the Pleasure of Allah. And Allah is full of Kindness to (His) slaves.
And of mankind is he who would sell himself, seeking the pleasure of Allah; and Allah hath compassion on (His) bondmen.
And of mankind (there is) he who barters himself seeking gracious satisfaction from Allah; and Allah is Ever-Compassionate with (His) bondmen.
But there is also a kind of man who gives his life away to please God, and God is most compassionate to His servants.
اور بعض لوگ وه بھی ہیں کہ اللہ تعالیٰ کی رضامندی کی طلب میں اپنی جان تک بیچ ڈالتے ہیں اور اللہ تعالیٰ اپنے بندوں پر بڑی مہربانی کرنے واﻻ ہے
Quran 2 Verse 207 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Baqarah ayat 207, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(2:207) On the other hand, among men there is a kind who dedicates his life seeking to please Allah; Allah is Immensely Kind to such devoted servants.
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Baqarah verse 206 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Baqarah ayat 204 which provides the complete commentary from verse 204 through 207.
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