The eternal miracle
“The miracles of the prophets who preceded Muhammad were in fact temporary ones; while we can call the Qur’an “the eternal miracle”, because its effect is permanent and continuous, and it is easy for the believer in every time and place to see this miracle once he recites the book of God. Moreover, in this miracle we find a fulfilling reason for the formidable prevalence of Islam, a prevalence the reason for which the Europeans cannot understand. This is either because they are ignorant of the Qur’an or because they do not know it, except through translations that are neither vibrant nor accurate. “