the Holy Qur'an

And Zakariya and John, and Jesus and Elias: all in the ranks of the righteous: (6:85)

So also was Elias among those sent (by Us). (37:123)

Behold, he said to his people, "Will ye not fear (God)? (37:124)

"Will ye call upon Baal and forsake the Best of Creators,- (37:125)

"God, your Lord and Cherisher and the Lord and Cherisher of your fathers of old?" (37:126)

But they rejected him, and they will certainly be called up (for punishment),- (37:127)

Except the sincere and devoted Servants of God (among them). (37:128)

And We left (this blessing) for him among generations (to come) in later times: (37:129)

"Peace and salutation to such as Elias!" (37:130)

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