Surah Saffat Ayat 21 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 21
[They will be told], “This is the Day of Judgement which you used to deny.”
(A voice will say,) “This is the Day of Sorting Out, whose truth ye (once) denied!”
“Yes, this is the Day of Final Decision that you used to deny as a lie.”
(It will be said): “This is the Day of Judgement which you used to deny.”
This is the Day of Separation, which ye used to deny.
This is the Day of Verdict, which you used to cry lies to.
[It will be said], ‘This is the Day of Decision, which you used to deny.
Quran 37 Verse 21 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Saffat ayat 21, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(37:21) “Yes, this is the Day of Final Decision that you used to deny as a lie.”
13. It may be that this is said by the believers, or by the angels; or it may be, as it were, the common expression of the conditions prevailing in the plain of Resurrection or it may as well be another reaction of the people themselves. That is, they may be saying in their hearts. In the world, you lived in a way as if no Day of Judgment would ever come. Now you have come to your doom. This is the same Day that you used to deny.
The tafsir of Surah As-Saffat verse 21 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Saffat ayat 20 which provides the complete commentary from verse 20 through 26.
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