Tafsir Tanwîr al-Miqbâs min Tafsîr Ibn ‘Abbâs

Verse 8.5

(Even as thy Lord caused thee to go forth) proceed, O Muhammad, in that which your Lord has caused you to go forth (from thy home) from Medina (with the Truth) with the Qur'an; it is also said that this means: with war, (and lo! a party) a group (of the believers were averse (to it)) to fighting,