| The Meaning of Islam is not Peace but Submission
| Monday, January 11, 2016
|Islam means submission to the will of God and obedience to His law.
People need to stop defending Islam. It’s one thing to condemn violence, hate and prejudice against and/or by Muslims, but it’s another thing altogether to claim that Islam is a religion of peace, while at the same time deriding Christians for their backward beliefs.
Apostasy—the act of leaving one’s religious faith—for instance, is
punishable by death, according to the Quran. In verses 4:89, 9:11-12,
2:217, 9:73-74, 88:21, 5:54, 9:66 and many more from the Hadith call for
Muslims to kill those who leave the faith. This crime is
punishable by death in Afghanistan, Brunei, Mauritania, Qatar, Saudi
Arabia, Sudan and the United Arab Emirates, according to the Library of
According to a poll done by Pew Research Center in 2013,
which asked Muslims of various countries (such as Albania, Russia,
Bosnia, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan, Afghanistan,
Palestine, Egypt, Jordan and others) about the penalty for apostasy, a
large number of them supported the death penalty. In Egypt, 86 percent
supported killing apostates. In the same poll, 89 percent of
Pakistani Muslims supported stoning as the penalty for adultery and 88
percent favor penalties such as “whippings or cutting off the hands” for
crimes like theft.
Read it all here................
|posted by D.Swami Gwekanandam @ 9:31 AM