Then he broke them into pieces, except the large one of them, that haply they may return to it.
They said: “Who has done this to our gods? Most surely he is one of the wrong-doers”.
They said: “Then bring him before the eyes of the people, perhaps they may bear witness”.
(Abraham) said: “Nay, this one, who is their chief has done it. Go ahead and ask them, if they (can) speak”.
So they turned to themselves and said: “Surely you yourselves are the wrong-doers”.
Then their heads were hang down (and they said to Abraham): “Certainly you know that they do not speak”.
(Abraham) said: “Do you still then serve besides Allah what does not bring you any benefit nor does it harm you at all”?
Fie on you and on what you worship besides Allah. Do you not then still use your intelligence”?
They said: “Burn him (Abraham) and help your gods, if you are going to do (anything)”.
And they wished to snare him, but We caused them to fall into a greater Loss.
And We delivered him as well as Lot to the land which We had blessed within the worlds.
And We bestowed upon him Isaac and Jacob in addition and We made each of them Salihîn (the pure ones).