| Uganda: Imam arrested in murder of convert from Islam to Christianity
| Wednesday, February 10, 2016
|This is still the position of all the schools of Islamic
jurisprudence, both Sunni and Shi’ite.
Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, the
most renowned and prominent Muslim cleric in the world, has stated: “The
Muslim jurists are unanimous that apostates must be punished, yet they
differ as to determining the kind of punishment to be inflicted upon
The majority of them, including the four main schools of
jurisprudence (Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi’i, and Hanbali) as well as the
other four schools of jurisprudence (the four Shiite schools of
Az-Zaidiyyah, Al-Ithna-‘ashriyyah, Al-Ja’fariyyah, and Az-Zaheriyyah)
agree that apostates must be executed.” Qaradawi also once famously said:
“If they had gotten rid of the apostasy punishment, Islam wouldn’t exist today.” “Imam Arrested in Killing of Christian Convert in Eastern Uganda,” Morning Star News, February 10, 2016:
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|posted by D.Swami Gwekanandam @ 8:42 PM