وَإِذَا سَمِعُواْ مَآ أُنزِلَ إِلَى ٱلرَّسُولِ تَرَىٰٓ أَعۡيُنَهُمۡ تَفِيضُ مِنَ ٱلدَّمۡعِ مِمَّا عَرَفُواْ مِنَ ٱلۡحَقِّ ۖ يَقُولُونَ رَبَّنَآ ءَامَنَّا فَٱكۡتُبۡنَا مَعَ ٱلشَّٰهِدِينَ
And when they listen to the revelation received by the Messenger, thou wilt see their eyes overflowing with tears, for they recognise the truth: they pray: "Our Lord! we believe; write us down among the witnesses.<br/>
This [verse] was revealed when the Negus's delegation from Abyssinia came to him may peace and salutation be upon him: when the Prophet may peace and salutation be upon him recited soorat Yaa Seen, they cried and submitted [to Islam], saying, 'How similar this is to what used to be revealed to Jesus!' God, exalted be He, says: And when they hear what has been revealed to the Messenger, of Al-Qur'an, you see their eyes overflow with tears because of what they recognise of the truth. They say, 'Our Lord, we believe, we accept the truth of your Prophet and your Book, so inscribe us among the witnesses, those who affirm their acceptance of the truth.