As-salaam wa-alaikum, brothers and sisters.
Today’s selection is from Surah 37, As-Sãffãt or Those Ranged in Ranks, verses 75-98. These verses tell the story of how Prophet Noah prayed to God and saw his prayers answered. Next we begin a story about Prophet Abraham, the “Friend of Allah”.
Tafseer for this selection concerns the response of the unbelievers to Prophet Abraham’s argument in favor of God.