37:161 For, verily, neither you [blasphemers] nor the objects of your worship.
37:162 Can cause anyone to fall prey to your temptation.
37:163 Unless it be such as rushes towards the blazing fire [of his own accord]!
37:164 [All forces of nature praise God and say] “Among us, too, there is none but has a place assigned to it [by Him].
37:165 And, Verily, we too are ranged [before Him in worship].
37:166 And, Verily, we too extol His limitless glory!”
37:167 And, Indeed, they [who deny the truth] have always been wont to say.
37:168 If only we had a tradition [to this effect] from our forebears.
37:169 We would certainly be true servants of God.”
37:170 And yet, [now that this divine writ has been placed before them,] they refuse to acknowledge it as true! In time, however, they will come to know [what it was that they had rejected].