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Mary (Maryam)
98 verses, revealed in Mecca after Initiator (Faater) before T H (Taa Haa)
In the name of Allah, the Compassionate, the Merciful
Kaf-Ha-Ya-A’in-Sad. (* Alphabets of the Arabic language Allah and to whomever He reveals know their precise meanings.) (1) (This is) a mention of the mercy of your Lord to His slave Zakariya (Zachariah). (2) when he called upon his Lord secretly (3) He submitted, “O my Lord my bones have become weak and old age shines forth from my head, and O my Lord, I have never been disappointed in my prayer to you.” (4) But I fear my relatives after me; and my wife is barren. So grant me a successor as a favour from You (5) Who will be heir to me, and heir to the house of Jacob; and make him obedient to You, O Lord." (6) O Zakariya! surely We give you good news of a boy whose name shall be Yahya: We have not made before anyone his equal. (7) He said: O my Lord! when shall I have a son, and my wife is barren, and I myself have reached indeed the extreme degree of old age? (8) [An angel] said, "Thus [it will be]; your Lord says, 'It is easy for Me, for I created you before, while you were nothing.' " (9) He said: my Lord appoint for me a sign. Allah said: thy sign is that thou shalt not speak unto mankind for three nights, while sound. (10) Then he came forth to his people from the sanctuary, and he beckoned unto them. hallow your Lord morning and evening. (11) "O John! Hold the Book with all your strength." We had bestowed wisdom upon him while he was still a child; (12) And piety (for all creatures) as from Us, and purity: He was devout, (13) And kind to his parents, neither arrogant nor disobedient. (14) And Peace be unto him the day he was born and the day he dieth and the day he will be raised up alive. (15)
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