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Here are the comparisons of Zayd’s verses with the verses of the Holy Qur’an:


1. Zayd wrote: Am I to worship one lord or a thousand?


The Holy Quran says:

Muslims’ God is one God (that is Allah only); those who do not believe in the hereafter are proud… 16:22


016.022  Your Allah is one Allah: as to those who believe not in the Hereafter, their hearts refuse to know, and they are arrogant.


Other similar verses in the Holy Qur’an:

Cannot set up religious leaders and scholars as Lords; God had commanded to worship only one God… 9:31

None can change the words of God…10:64

Qur’an teaches to worship none but God and Muhammad is a Warner who brought glad tidings…11:2

Do not worship two gods; there is only one God, worship Him alone... 16:51

All messengers were inspired to worship one God only…21:25

There is only one God and all should bow to Islam...21:108

There is only one God…37:4

Muhammad is a warner; there is no God but one supreme…38:65

Muhammad’s religion is devoted to God alone…39:14

Muhammad is commanded to worship God only…39:11

Can't have many conflicting partners; one should serve only one master (this verse is used by the Qur’an only followers e.g. Rashad Khalifa)…39:29

God is one and the only...112:1


2. Zayd wrote: Not worshipping al-Lat, al-Uzza and her two daughters


The Holy Qur’an says:

All prophets were, at times inspired by Satan (this is the abrogating verse for 53:19-20 dealing with Al-Lat, al-Uzza and Manat were goddesses (this verse is believed to be inspired by Satan and so abrogated by 22:52)...53:19-23

053.019 Have ye seen Lat. and 'Uzza,
053.020 And another, the third (goddess), Manat?
053.021 What! for you the male sex, and for Him, the female?
053.022 Behold, such would be indeed a division most unfair!
053.023 These are nothing but names which ye have devised,- ye and your fathers,- for which Allah has sent down no authority (whatever). They follow nothing but conjecture and what their own souls desire!- Even though there has already come to them Guidance from their Lord!

Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

All prophets were, at times inspired by Satan (this is the abrogating verse for 53:19-20 dealing with goddesses al-Lat, Uzza, Manat)... 22:52

False daughters were assigned to God...52:39

God is not of female sex...53:21


3. Zayd wrote: God annihilated many men whose deeds were thoroughly evil


The Holy Qur’an says:

God had annihilated many generations before Muhammad’s generation…6:6


006.006 See they not how many of those before them We did destroy?- generations We had established on the earth, in strength such as We have not given to you - for whom We poured out rain from the skies in abundance, and gave (fertile) streams flowing beneath their (feet): yet for their sins We destroyed them, and raised in their wake fresh generations (to succeed them).

Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

God annihilated many communities while they were awake or asleep…7:4

God annihilated many generations and made the current generation to inherit earth just to test them… 10:13 -14

God has annihilated many generations before whom no one can trace…19:98

God has destroyed many previous generations…20:128

In the past, God had punished many a population...22:48

God destroyed all the community of the unbelievers, yet they disbelieve…21:6

God utterly destroyed many populations before...21:11

God completely wiped out the run away transgressors…21:15

In the past, God destroyed many population, made wells idle, and neglected and destroyed lofty and well built castles...22:45

God had destroyed many generations before…32:26

God destroyed many generations before; their call for help was in vain…38:3

God annihilated those powerful people…43:8

In the past God seized and punished people for disobeying their messengers…40:22

God had annihilated many communities before Muhammad was sent…46:27

In the past, God had annihilated many a powerful generations…50:36

God had annihilated the earlier generations…77:16

The past disbelievers of God received a severe retribution from God…64:5

In the past God had severely punished the past unbelievers…67:18


4. Zayd wrote: And spared the others……


The Holy Qur’an says:

God may punish or redeem the others…9:106


009.106 There are (yet) others, held in suspense for the command of Allah, whether He will punish them, or turn in mercy to them: and Allah is All-Knowing, Wise.


Other similar verse from the Holy Qur’an:
God has a predetermined plan for the unbelievers, that’s why He does not annihilate them immediately…20:130


5. Zayd wrote: ……the branch of a tree revives after the rain


The Holy Qur’an says:

God sends down rain from sky for plants to grow and gives life to the dead land (part of water cycle?)...50:9-11

050.009 And We send down from the sky rain charted with blessing, and We produce therewith gardens and Grain for harvests;
 050.010 And tall (and stately) palm-trees, with shoots of fruit-stalks, piled one over another;-
 050.011 As sustenance for (Allah's) Servants;- and We give (new) life therewith to land that is dead: Thus will be the Resurrection.

 Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

In the creation of the heavens and the earth, in the alternation of the night and the day, in the sailing of the ships through the ocean, the rain from the sky, and the springing of vegetation on a dead earth, the scattered beasts, the change of winds and clouds are the signs of God...2:164

God produces rain from the sky to grow agricultural products…6:99

God sends the winds to carry the heavily laden clouds to fall as rain in a dead land to produce agriculture (part of water cycle?)...7:57

God sends the fertile wind to cause the rain that makes the vegetation to grow (part of water cycle?)...15:22

The rain, the plants on earth and the hay are the signs of God; he is all-powerful… 18:45

God sends down rains and is cognizant…22:63

God sent down rain from the sky; rain soaked in soil, then drains off …23:18

God drives rain to perched soils to feed the cattle...32:27

God sends down rain from the sky and causes the spring to flow and causes the vegetation to grow (part of water cycle?)...39:21

With rain God gives life to a barren earth, He can also give life to the dead...43:11

God revives a land after it had died…57:17



6. Zayd wrote: So keep to the fear of God……, hold to that you will not perish


The Holy Qur’an says:

Fear God and God alone... 2:41

002.041 And believe in what I reveal, confirming the revelation which is with you, and be not the first to reject Faith therein, nor sell My Signs for a small price; and fear Me, and Me alone.


Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

Can't die except as a Muslim; fear Allah as He should be feared ...3:102

Those who fear God dwell in heaven permanently...3:198

Fear God and don not create trouble in an ordered world… 7:56

God sent earthquake to almost topple the mountains as a warning to fear God...7:171

The true believers’ heart tremble with fear at the mention of God and their faith is strengthened whenever they hear the recitation of the Qur’an…8:2

Believers should fear God and follow the truthful believers…9:119

Fear God for the terrible judgment day...22:1

A true believer’s heart trembles in fear when he hears the name of God…22:35

Repent and fear God…30:31

Those who have knowledge truly fear God…35:28

God's earth is spacious; fear God; He is on the side of the good doers…39:10

Fear God as much you are able to do so...64:16

There is a great reward for those who fear the unseen God...67:12

Qur’an is a message for the God-fearing people…69:47

If you fear and obey God, then He will forgive you...71:3-4

He who gives charity and fears God is the best...92:5-6


7. Zayd wrote: …….pious living in gardens…..for the infidels hell fire is burning


The Holy Qur’an says:

Garden will be brought to righteous and hell fire for the evil doers…26:90-95

026.090 "To the righteous, the Garden will be brought near,
026.091 "And to those straying in Evil, the Fire will be placed in full view;

026.092 "And it shall be said to them: 'Where are the (gods) ye worshipped-
026.093 "'Besides Allah? Can they help you or help themselves?'
026.094 "Then they will be thrown headlong into the (Fire),- they and those straying in Evil,

026.095 "And the whole hosts of Iblis together.

Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

Their reward is the gardens of eternity, they will dwell therein forever; God is pleased with them and they are pleased with God and there is a great reward for fearing God...98:8

For the righteous there are gardens in nearness to God...3:15

Gardens with rivers flowing underneath for the believers...3:136

The believers will profit by following Islam; they will be rewarded with gardens with river flowing underneath, eternal home for the believers...5:119

God promises paradise (beautiful mansions in the garden of Eden) to the believing men and women…9:72

Believers will enter the gardens of Eden together with their righteous parents, spouses and children; angels will accompany the believers who enter there...13:23

For the believers...gardens beneath which flows river...13:35

Believers will be admitted to the gardens beneath which river flows; they will be adorned with bracelets of gold and pearls and their garments will be of silk...22.23

God will be the supreme judge on the resurrection day; garden of delight is for the believers… 22:56

Fire will be placed in full view…26:91

Garden will be brought to righteous…26:90

Gardens as hospitable homes are for the believers...32:19

Unbelievers will be in the abode of fire; they will be forced back there if they try to escape...32:20

The believers will be in gardens of eternity; they will be adorned with bracelets of gold and pearls and their garments will be of silk…35:33

There is un-ending fire of hell for rejecting God; they will not die; penalty for them will not be lightened…35:36

For the believers there will be garden of joy, cool shades of wood, reclining on thrones, all fruits are for enjoyment, peace from God…36:55-58

Sinners will be set apart; they will embrace fire…36:60-64

For the sincere and devoted servants of God there will be sustenance (in Paradise), fruits, honor, dignity, garden of felicity, they will face each other on thrones, pass around a cup from a clear flowing fountain, crystal white delicious drink, no headache, no intoxication, chaste women…36:41-50

Believers will see the unbelievers being roasted in fire…37:51-55

God sent an Arabic Qur’an to warn. Some home will be in garden and some will be in blazing fire...42:7

The believers and their wives enter garden, pass round dishes and goblets of gold, everything all the souls could desire, all that eyes could delight in...43:70-72

The sinners will be punished; they will remain in hell forever...43:74

Believers will be admitted to the Gardens; the unbelievers will enjoy this world like cattle eats and they will have their abode in fire...47:12

For the believers there will be gardens to dwell in, beneath which rivers flow; their sins remitted...48:5

The righteous will be in the garden of happiness ...52:17

The righteous will be in the midst of gardens and rivers and in the presence of an omnipotent sovereign...54:55

Believers will recline on carpets with inner linings of rich brocade; the fruits of the garden will be nearby...55:54

In return for fighting for God, He forgives sins and promises beautiful mansions in the gardens of eternity...61:12

For the believers, God will remove ills (sins) from them; give them gardens to dwell in there forever under which rivers flow...64:9

The disbelievers will live in hell fire for ever...64:10

There are the gardens of delight in the presence of God...68:34

God has fetters to bind the unbelievers and then burn them in fire and feed them with food that is hard to swallow...73:12

For the disbelievers, God has prepared shackles, chains and a blazing hellfire…76:4

For the believers there will be gardens...85:11

They will be on a high garden...88:10


8. Zayd wrote: …..breasts will contract in anguish


The Holy Quran says:

God opens the breasts of those who accept Islam; those who strays gets their breasts contracted, as if climbing in the air and gasping for breath...6:125


006.125 Those whom Allah (in His plan) willeth to guide,- He openeth their breast to Islam; those whom He willeth to leave straying,- He maketh their breast close and constricted, as if they had to climb up to the skies: thus doth Allah (heap) the penalty on those who refuse to believe.


Other similar verses from the Holy Qur’an:

God will confuse the hearts and eyes of the disbelievers…6:110

Through the narration of the previous disbelievers of their prophets, God shows the example that He seals the heart of the disbelievers…7:101

God seals the hearts of the transgressors...10:74

No soul can believe except by the will of God; He will place doubt and obscurity in the heart of unbelievers...10:100

God seals up hearts of those who do not understand...30:59

Hearts will be in agitation...79:8

The unbeliever’s heart is shielded by his by sins…83:14

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