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The Qur'ân, Rodwell edition [1876]; at


MECCA.--3 Verses

In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful
TRULY we have given thee an ABUNDANCE;
Pray therefore to the Lord, and slay the victims.
Verily whose hateth thee shall be childless. 1


1 A reply to those who had taunted Muhammad with the death of his sons, as a mark of the divine displeasure.

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