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(Moses) said: "O my Lord! expand me my breast; (25) And ease for me my affair. (26) "And make loose the knot (the defect) from my tongue, (i.e. remove the incorrectness from my speech) [That occurred as a result of a brand of fire which Musa (Moses) put in his mouth when he was an infant]. [Tafsir At-Tabari, Vol. 16, Page 159]. (27) That they may understand my saying. (28) “And appoint for me a viceroy from among my family.” (29) Aaron, my brother. (30) Add Thou through him to my strength, (31) and let him share my task, (32) "That we may celebrate Thy praise without stint, (33) and remember You much: (34) You are Well Aware of our situation." (35) He answered: "Granted is your prayer, O Moses. (36) And indeed, another time, already We have shown thee favour, (37) Recall, when We indicated to your mother through inspiration: (38) to lace her child in a chest and throw it into the sea which would hurl it towards the shore. Then an enemy of Mine who was also the enemy of the child would pick it up from there. I made you attractive and loveable so that you would be reared before My own eyes. (39) When thy sister went and said: Shall I show you one who will nurse him? and we restored thee to thy mother that her eyes might be refreshed and might not sorrow. And thou didst kill a man and We delivered thee from great distress, and tried thee with a heavy trial. And thou didst tarry years among the folk of Midian. Then camest thou (hither) by (My) providence, O Moses, (40) for I have chosen thee for Mine Own service. (41) Go you and your brother with My communications and be not remiss in remembering Me; (42) "Go, both of you, to Pharaoh, for he has indeed transgressed all bounds; (43) But speak gently to him; perhaps he may yet take heed or even feel afraid." (44) They said: Our Lord! Lo! we fear that he may be beforehand with us or that he may play the tyrant. (45) He said, “Do not fear I am with you, All Hearing and All Seeing.” (46) "So go you both to him, and say: 'Verily, we are Messengers of your Lord, so let the Children of Israel go with us, and torment them not; indeed, we have come with a sign from your Lord! And peace will be upon him who follows the guidance! (47) It is revealed to us that a punishment will fall on those who belie and turn away." (48) Said Firaun, “So who is the Lord of you both, O Moosa?” (49) He said, “Our Lord is One Who gave everything its proper shape, then showed the path.” (50) He said: Then what is the state of the former generations? (51) Said Moses, 'The knowledge of them is with my Lord, in a Book; my Lord goes not astray, nor forgets -- (52) The One Who has made the earth a bed for you and kept operative roads for you in it and sent down water from the sky; so with it We produced different pairs of vegetation. (53) Eat (for yourselves) and pasture your cattle: verily, in this are Signs for men endued with understanding. (54)
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