Third Lecture by Br. Khalil Jaffer about the exegesis of Surah Nuh (71), verses 5 - 11.
In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful
Noah said, "My Lord, I have been preaching to my people, night and day, (5)
but it has had no effect on them except to make them run away (6).
Evert time I invite them to Your (guidance) so that You can forgive them, they put their fingers into their ears, cover their heads with their clothes, persist in their disbelief and display extreme arrogance (7).
"I preached to them aloud, in public (8).
Then I conveyed the message to them, again, both in public and in private, (9)
and told them, "Ask forgiveness from your Lord; He is All-forgiving" (10).
He will send you abundant rain from the sky, (11)