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˹Jesus˺ declared, “I am truly a servant of Allah. He has destined me to be given the Scripture and to be a prophet.

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He has made me a blessing wherever I go, and bid me to establish prayer and give alms-tax as long as I live,

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and to be kind to my mother. He has not made me arrogant or defiant.

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Peace be upon me the day I was born, the day I die, and the day I will be raised back to life!”

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That is Jesus, son of Mary. ˹And this is˺ a word of truth, about which they dispute.

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It is not for Allah to take a son! Glory be to Him. When He decrees a matter, He simply tells it, “Be!” And it is!

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˹Jesus also declared,˺ “Surely Allah is my Lord and your Lord, so worship Him ˹alone˺. This is the Straight Path.”

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Yet their ˹various˺ groups have differed among themselves ˹about him˺, so woe to the disbelievers when they face a tremendous Day!

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How clearly will they hear and see on the Day they will come to Us! But today the wrongdoers are clearly astray.

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And warn them ˹O Prophet˺ of the Day of Regret, when all matters will be settled, while they are ˹engrossed˺ in heedlessness and disbelief.

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Indeed, it is We Who will succeed the earth and whoever is on it. And to Us they will ˹all˺ be returned.

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