CHAPTER: PERTAINING TO THE WORDS OF ALLAIIH: ALLAAH WOULD NEVER PUNISH THEM SO LONG AS YOU ARE AMONGST THEM"
Anas b. Malik reported that Abu Jahl said: O Allaah, if he is true, then shower upon us the volley of stones from the sky or inflict upon us a grievous torment, and it was on this occasion that this verse was revealed:" 'Allaah would never torment them so long as you are amongst them. And Allaah is not going to torment them as long as they seek forgiveness. And why is it that Allaah should not torment them and they prevent people from coming to the sacred mosque...." (viii. 34) to the end.