١٨. أَفَمَنْ كَانَ مُؤْمِنًا كَمَنْ كَانَ فَاسِقًا ۚ لَا يَسْتَوُونَ
18. Afaman kana muminan kaman kana fasiqan la yastawoona
English Translation
Then is one who was a believer like one who was defiantly disobedient? They are not equal.
Is one who is a believer like one who is a transgressor? No, they are not alike.
So will the believer ever be equal to the one who is lawless? They are not equal!
What? Is he who has been a believer like unto him who has been ungodly? They are not equal.
Shall he, therefore, who is a believer, be like unto him who is a transgressor? They are not equal.
Is then he who is a believer like him who is Fasiq (disbeliever and disobedient to Allah)? Not equal are they.
Is someone who is faithful like someone who is a sinner? They are not equal.
Would a true believer be like him who was an evil-doer? Surely they are not equal.
Is then he who is a believer like him who is rebellious Not equal are they.
Is he who is a believer like unto him who is an evil-liver? They are not alike.
Is someone who is faithful like someone who is a transgressor? They are not equal.
Can he, then, who is a believer, be compared to he who is wicked? They are not equal.
Is a believer equal to an evil-doer? They are not equal at all.
Is he then who is a believer like him who is a transgressor? They are not equal.
So, is someone who believes equal to someone who defies God? No, they are not equal.
Is then the man who believes no better than the man who is rebellious and wicked? Not equal are they.
Surah 32
Quran Surah As-Sajda ( Verse 18 ) with English Translation أَفَمَنْ كَانَ مُؤْمِنًا كَمَنْ كَانَ فَاسِقًا ۚ لَا يَسْتَوُونَ