Speaking against the Religion of Truth
Surah ‘TAWBAH or BARAAA-‘AH (REPENTANCE)– Chapter – 9) Stage – 2, Verse – 30 of 129, Section – 5 of 16 (Part – 10) BisMIllaahir-Rahmaanir-Rahiim In the name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful
30. And the Jews say: Ezra is the son of Allah, and the Christians say: The Messiah is the son of Allah. That is their saying with their mouths. They imitate the saying of those who disbelieved of old. May Allah destroy them. How perverse are they! 30. Wa qaa-latil-Yahuudu ‘Uzayru-nib-nUllaahi wa qaalatin-Nasaaral-Masiihub-nUllaah. Zaalika qaw-luhum bi-‘afwaa-hihim. Yuzaahi-‘uuna qaw-lalla-ziina kafaruu min- qabl. Qaatala-humUllaah. ‘Annaa yu’-fakuun.
Yuzaahi-‘uuna – (they imitate), the origin of this word is muzaahaatun, which is from Zahii. Zahii means “to be alike of someone”. Muzaahaatun means “to make alike, to copy, to compete with”.
It is commanded that the Jews caused to ascend a …