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Surah Al-Imran Ayat 141 in Arabic Text

وَلِيُمَحِّصَ ٱللَّهُ ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُوا۟ وَيَمْحَقَ ٱلْكَـٰفِرِينَ
Wa liyumahhisal laahul lazeena aamanoo wa yamhaqal kaafireen

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 141

Sahih International
And that Allah may purify the believers [through trials] and destroy the disbelievers.

Yusuf Ali
Allah’s object also is to purge those that are true in Faith and to deprive of blessing Those that resist Faith.

Abul Ala Maududi
and makes men go through trials in order that He might purge the believers and blot out those who deny the Truth.

Muhsin Khan
And that Allah may test (or purify) the believers (from sins) and destroy the disbelievers.

Pickthall
And that Allah may prove those who believe, and may blight the disbelievers.

Dr. Ghali
And that Allah may prove (i.e. purge them by clearing out the hypocrites and confirming the believers) (the ones) who have believed and expunge the disbelievers.

Abdel Haleem
for Him to cleanse those who believe and for Him to destroy the disbelievers.

Quran 3 Verse 141 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Imran ayat 141, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(3:141) and makes men go through trials in order that He might purge the believers and blot out those who deny the Truth.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Imran verse 141 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Imran ayat 137 which provides the complete commentary from verse 137 through 143.

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