And the Jews and the Christians said: “We are the sons of Allah and His beloved ones”. Say: “Why does He then torment you for your sins”? Nay, you are human beings from among those whom He has created; He forgives whom He wills and torments whom He wills. And Allah’s is the Sovereignty of the heavens and the earth and what is between them. And to Him is the arrival (place to reach is His presence).
O People of the Book! Indeed Our Messenger has come to you explaining the truth to you after a cessation of the Messengers (Prophets). Lest you say: “There did not come to us a giver of good news and a Warner”. Yet indeed there has come to you a giver of good news and a Warner. And Allah is Omnipotent.
And Moses said to his people: O my people! Remember the Blessing of Allah upon you, His raising Prophets among you and making you kings and giving you what He had not given to any other among the worlds.
O my people! Go into the holy land which Allah has ordained for you and do not turn on your backs (run away from enemy). Then you would turn into the state of the losers.
They said: “O Moses! Surely there is a tyrannical nation in there. Never shall we enter it until they go out from it. If they go out from it, then surely we will enter”.
Two men of those who feared, upon both of them Allah had bestowed a Blessing, said: “Enter upon them by the gate, for when you have entered it you shall be victorious. And put your trust in Allah if you are believers indeed”.