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We also favored Moses and Aaron 114 And rescued them and their people from the great calamity. 115 And We helped them, so they were the vanquishers. 116 We granted them a Clear Book, 117 And guided them to the Straight Path. 118 And We left for them among the later folk (the salutation): 119 Peace be on Moses and Aaron. 120 Even so We recompense the good-doers; 121 Lo! they are two of Our believing slaves. 122 Elias too was one of the Envoys; 123 When he said to his people: Do you not guard (against evil)? 124 Will you invoke Baal and forsake [God,] the best of artisans 125 "Allah, your Lord and Cherisher and the Lord and Cherisher of your fathers of old?" 126 In response they denied him, so they will surely be brought forth as captives. 127 Except the chosen creatures of God. 128 We perpetuated his praise in the later generations. 129 "Peace be upon Elijah and his followers!" 130 Indeed, We thus reward the doers of good. 131 Surely he was one of Our believing servants. 132 And verily, Lout (Lot) was one of the Messengers. 133 When We rescued him and his entire household. 134 Except his wife among those who remained [with the evildoers]. 135 Then We destroyed the rest [i.e. the towns of Sodom at the place of the Dead Sea (now) in Palestine]. [See the "Book of History" by Ibn Kathir]. 136 and, verily, [to this day] you pass by the remnants of their dwellings at morning-time 137 And at night; will you not then reflect? 138
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