Edinburgh: The Holy Quran verses denying one of the central tenets of the Christian faith that Jesus was Son of God was recited at Scottish Cathedral.
According to Express.co.uk, the Quran recitation took place at St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral, Glasgow to mark the feast of the Epiphany.
A video of the recital was posted on YouTube shows a girl reciting the verses from the Surah Maryam, Chapter 19 aloud in Arabic.
The girl began recitation with “Auzubillah Minashaitan Nirajeem, Bismillah, Ar-Rahman, Ar-Rahim” and concludes by reciting verse 35:
مَا كَانَ لِلَّهِ أَن يَتَّخِذَ مِن وَلَدٍ سُبْحَانَهُ إِذَا قَضَي أَمْراً فَإِنَّمَا يَقُولُ لَهُ كُن فَيَكُونُ
which states in translation:
“It is not befitting to Allah that He should take to Himself anyone as son, Holy is He. When He decrees anything,thus then He says to it, ‘Be’ it becomes atonce.”
And then verse 36,