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And mention, [O Muhammad], in the Book [the story of] Mary, when she withdrew from her family to a place toward the east.

[19:16] Maryam (Mary)

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And she took, in seclusion from them, a screen. Then We sent to her Our Angel, and he represented himself to her as a well-proportioned man.

[19:17] Maryam (Mary)

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She said, "Indeed, I seek refuge in the Most Merciful from you, [so leave me], if you should be fearing of Allah ."

[19:18] Maryam (Mary)

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He said, "I am only the messenger of your Lord to give you [news of] a pure boy."

[19:19] Maryam (Mary)

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She said, "How can I have a boy while no man has touched me and I have not been unchaste?"

[19:20] Maryam (Mary)

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He said, "Thus [it will be]; your Lord says, 'It is easy for Me, and We will make him a sign to the people and a mercy from Us. And it is a matter [already] decreed.' "

[19:21] Maryam (Mary)

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So she conceived him, and she withdrew with him to a remote place.

[19:22] Maryam (Mary)

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And the pains of childbirth drove her to the trunk of a palm tree. She said, "Oh, I wish I had died before this and was in oblivion, forgotten."

[19:23] Maryam (Mary)

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But he called her from below her, "Do not grieve; your Lord has provided beneath you a stream.

[19:24] Maryam (Mary)

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And shake toward you the trunk of the palm tree; it will drop upon you ripe, fresh dates.

[19:25] Maryam (Mary)

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So eat and drink and be contented. And if you see from among humanity anyone, say, 'Indeed, I have vowed to the Most Merciful abstention, so I will not speak today to [any] man.' "

[19:26] Maryam (Mary)

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Then she brought him to her people, carrying him. They said, "O Mary, you have certainly done a thing unprecedented.

[19:27] Maryam (Mary)

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O sister of Aaron, your father was not a man of evil, nor was your mother unchaste."

[19:28] Maryam (Mary)

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So she pointed to him. They said, "How can we speak to one who is in the cradle a child?"

[19:29] Maryam (Mary)

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[Jesus] said, "Indeed, I am the servant of Allah . He has given me the Scripture and made me a prophet.

[19:30] Maryam (Mary)

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And He has made me blessed wherever I am and has enjoined upon me prayer and zakah as long as I remain alive

[19:31] Maryam (Mary)

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