Month: July 2017

“If it had been good, they would not have preceded us to it”: Tafseer Ibn Kathir

Allah says in surah al-Ahqaaf: وَقَالَ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا لِلَّذِينَ آمَنُوا لَوْ كَانَ خَيْرًا مَّا سَبَقُونَا إِلَيْهِ ۚ وَإِذْ لَمْ يَهْتَدُوا بِهِ فَسَيَقُولُونَ هَـٰذَا إِفْكٌ قَدِيمٌ And those who disbelieve say of those who believe, “If it had been good, they would not have preceded us to it.” And when they are not guided by it, they … Continue reading “If it had been good, they would not have preceded us to it”: Tafseer Ibn Kathir