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Surah Al-Ma’idah Ayat 74 in Arabic Text

أَفَلَا يَتُوبُونَ إِلَى ٱللَّهِ وَيَسْتَغْفِرُونَهُۥ ۚ وَٱللَّهُ غَفُورٌۭ رَّحِيمٌۭ
Afalaa yatooboona ilal laahi wa yastaghfiroonah; wallaahu Ghafoorur Raheem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 74

Sahih International
So will they not repent to Allah and seek His forgiveness? And Allah is Forgiving and Merciful.

Yusuf Ali
Why turn they not to Allah, and seek His forgiveness? For Allah is Oft-forgiving, Most Merciful.

Abul Ala Maududi
Will they not, then, turn to Allah in repentance, and ask for His forgiveness? Allah is All-Forgiving, All-Compassionate.

Muhsin Khan
Will they not repent to Allah and ask His Forgiveness? For Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.

Pickthall
Will they not rather turn unto Allah and seek forgiveness of Him? For Allah is Forgiving, Merciful.

Dr. Ghali
Will they not then repent to Allah and ask His forgiveness? And Allah is Ever Forgiving, EverMerciful.

Abdel Haleem
Why do they not turn to God and ask His forgiveness, when God is most forgiving, most merciful?

Quran 5 Verse 74 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Ma’idah ayat 74, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(5:74) Will they not, then, turn to Allah in repentance, and ask for His forgiveness? Allah is All-Forgiving, All-Compassionate.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Maidah verse 74 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Maidah ayat 72 which provides the complete commentary from verse 72 through 75.

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