٩. وَعَلَى اللَّهِ قَصْدُ السَّبِيلِ وَمِنْهَا جَائِرٌ ۚ وَلَوْ شَاءَ لَهَدَاكُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ
9. WaAAala Allahi qasdu alssabeeli waminha jairun walaw shaa lahadakum ajmaAAeena
English Translation
And upon Allah is the direction of the [right] way, and among the various paths are those deviating. And if He willed, He could have guided you all.
To God leads the right path, though some deviate. If He willed He could guide you all to the right way.
And the middle path rightly leads to Allah – any other path is wayward; and had He willed He would have brought all of you upon guidance.
God's it is to show the way; and some do swerve from it. If He willed, He would have guided you all together.
And upon Allah is the direction of the way, and thereof is some crooked; and had He willed He would have guided you all.
And upon Allah is the responsibility to explain the Straight Path (i.e. Islamic Monotheism for mankind i.e. to show them legal and illegal, good and evil things, etc. so, whosoever accepts the guidance, it will be for his own benefit and whosoever goes astray, it will be for his own destruction), but there are ways that turn aside (such as Paganism, Judaism, Christianity, etc.). And had He willed, He would have guided you all (mankind).
It is for God to point out the paths, but some of them are flawed. Had He willed, He could have guided you all.
It rests with Allah alone to show you the Right Way, even when there are many crooked ways. Had He so willed, He would have (perforce) guided you all aright.
And it is up to Allah to show the right way. But there are ways that stray. And had He willed, He would have guided you all.
And Allah's is the direction of the way, and some (roads) go not straight. And had He willed He would have led you all aright.
With Allah rests guidance to the straight path, and some of the paths are devious, and had He wished He would have guided you all.
It is for Allah to show the way. Some swerve from it, but had He willed, He would have guided all of you.
Some paths lead away from God but one must follow the path that leads to God. Had God wanted, He could have guided (all to the right path).
And upon Allah it rests to show the right way, and there are some deviating (ways); and if He please He would certainly guide you all aright.
The straight way leads to God and there are ways which deviate from the right course. If He so wished, He would guide you all.
And unto Allah leads straight the Way, but there are ways that turn aside: if Allah had willed, He could have guided all of you.
Surah 16
Quran Surah An-Nahl ( Verse 9 ) with English Translation وَعَلَى اللَّهِ قَصْدُ السَّبِيلِ وَمِنْهَا جَائِرٌ ۚ وَلَوْ شَاءَ لَهَدَاكُمْ أَجْمَعِينَ