070 - Soorah al-Ma'aarij - (The Ways of Ascent) - [Makkee]
In the Name of Allâh, the Most Gracious,the Most Merciful
[070:001] A questioner asked concerning a torment about to befall
[070:002] Upon the disbelievers, which none can avert,
[070:003] From Allâh, the Lord of the ways of ascent.
[070:004] The angels and the Rûh [Jibrâîl (Gabriel)] ascend to Him in a Day the measure whereof is fifty thousand years.
[070:005] So be patient (O Muhammad [sal-Allâhu 'alayhi wa sallam]), with a good patience.
[070:006] Verily, they see it (the torment) afar off.
[070:007] But We see it (quite) near.
[070:008] The Day that the sky will be like the boiling filth of oil (or molten copper or silver or lead).
[070:009] And the mountains will be like flakes of wool.
[070:010] And no friend will ask a friend (about his condition),