[7:59] We sent Noah to his people, saying, “O my people, worship GOD; you have no other god beside Him. I fear for you the retribution of an awesome day.”
[7:60] The leaders among his people said, “We see that you are far astray.”
[7:61] He said, “O my people, I am not astray; I am a messenger from the Lord of the universe.
[7:62] “I deliver to you the messages of my Lord, and I advise you, and I know from GOD what you do not know.
[7:63] “Is it too much of a wonder that a reminder should come to you from your Lord, through a man like you, to warn you, and to lead you to righteousness, that you may attain mercy?”
[7:64] They rejected him. Consequently, we saved him and those with him in the ark, and we drowned those who rejected our revelations; they were blind.
How would someone who is not educated be able to distinguish God’s messenger from a false messenger?
Recognizing the truth is not about worldly intelligence, but more like comparing someone who sees with someone who is blind. What distinguishes us is our sincerity not our intellect. If we are sincere God will open our hearts to the message.
[26:111] They said, “How can we believe with you, when the worst among us have followed you?” [26:112] He said, “How do I know what they did? [26:113] “Their judgment rests only with my Lord, if you could perceive. [26:114] “I will never dismiss the believers.
Only the Sincere Can Understand the Quran
[56:75] I swear by the positions of the stars. [56:76] This is an oath, if you only knew, that is awesome. [56:77] This is an honorable Quran. [56:78] In a protected book. [56:79] None can grasp it except the sincere.*
[2:146] Those who received the scripture recognize the truth herein, as they recognize their own children. Yet, some of them conceal the truth, knowingly.
[6:20] Those to whom we have given the scripture recognize this as they recognize their own children. The ones who lose their souls are those who do not believe.