وَيَـٰقَوْمِ مَا لِىٓ أَدْعُوكُمْ إِلَى ٱلنَّجَوٰةِ وَتَدْعُونَنِىٓ إِلَى ٱلنَّارِ
Asad Quran Translation
"And, O my people, how is it29
that I summon you to salvation, the while you summon me to the fire?
Lit., "what is the matter with me": an expression of astonishment at the incongruity of the two attitudes referred to in the sequence.
Malik Quran Translation
And O my people! How is it that I call you to salvation, while you call me to the fire?
Yusuf Ali Quran Translation
"And O my People! how (strange) it is for me to call you to Salvation while ye call me to the Fire! 4414
It may seem strange according to the laws of this world that he should be seeking their Good while they are seeking his damnation! But that is the merit of Faith. Its mission is to rescue its enemies and Allah's enemies, as far as their will will consent!
Mustafa Khattab Quran Translation
O my people! How is it that I invite you to salvation, while you invite me to the Fire!
Piktal Quran Translation
And, O my people! What aileth me that I call you unto deliverance when ye call me unto the Fire?
Waya qawmi ma lee adAAookum ila alnnajati watadAAoonanee ila alnnari