دَرَجَٰتٍ مِّنۡهُ وَمَغۡفِرَةً وَرَحۡمَةً ۚ وَكَانَ ٱللَّهُ غَفُورًا رَّحِيمًا
Ranks specially bestowed by Him, and Forgiveness and Mercy. For Allah is Oft-forgiving, Most Merciful.<br/>
degrees, that is, stations one higher than the other in honour, from Him, and forgiveness and mercy (maghfiratan and rahmatan are in the accusative because [they constitute an object] of the implied verb [faddala, 'He has preferred']). Surely God is ever Forgiving, to His friends, Merciful, to those that obey Him.