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Surah Fussilat Ayat 54 in Arabic Text

أَلَآ إِنَّهُمْ فِى مِرْيَةٍۢ مِّن لِّقَآءِ رَبِّهِمْ ۗ أَلَآ إِنَّهُۥ بِكُلِّ شَىْءٍۢ مُّحِيطٌۢ
Alaaa innahum fee miryatim mil liqaaa’i Rabbihim; alaaa innahoo bikulli shai’im muheet (section 6)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 54

Sahih International
Unquestionably, they are in doubt about the meeting with their Lord. Unquestionably He is, of all things, encompassing.

Yusuf Ali
Ah indeed! Are they in doubt concerning the Meeting with their Lord? Ah indeed! It is He that doth encompass all things!

Abul Ala Maududi
Lo, they are in doubt concerning their meeting with their Lord. Surely He fully encompasses everything.

Muhsin Khan
Verily! They are in doubt concerning the Meeting with their Lord? (i.e. Resurrection after their deaths, and their return to their Lord). Verily! He it is Who is surrounding all things!

Pickthall
How! Are they still in doubt about the meeting with their Lord? Lo! Is not He surrounding all things?

Dr. Ghali
Verily, they are surely wrangling about the meeting with their Lord! Verily, He is surely Encompassing everything!

Abdel Haleem
Truly, they doubt that they will meet their Lord; truly He encompasses everything.

Quran 41 Verse 54 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Fussilat ayat 54, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(41:54) Lo, they are in doubt concerning their meeting with their Lord.[72] Surely He fully encompasses everything.[73]


72. That is, the basic cause of their attitude and conduct is that they are not sure that they will ever have to appear before their Lord and be held accountable for their deeds and actions.

73. That is, they cannot escape His grasp nor can anything of their deeds be prevented from being recorded by Him.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Fussilat verse 54 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Fussilat ayat 52 which provides the complete commentary from verse 52 through 54.

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