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Islam (Religion)

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  • There can never be peace on Earth for as long as Islamic Sharia exists

    05/22/2024 5:37:49 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 25 replies
    America Out Loud News ^ | May 21, 2024 | IQ al-Rassooli
    This article might be the most controversial and incendiary but most accurate ever written in the last 120 years regarding the Islamic belief system. All I request from our readers is to judge its contents not based on emotions or perceptions but entirely upon its accuracy grounded upon the Islamic scripture and sources. 20% of humanity is Muslim, and 80% is none Muslim. Both Sunnis and Shia Muslims are the enemies of 80% of humanity, whom they call Kuffar/Infidels. Among the 20% of Muslims, 85% are Sunnis and 15% are Shia. Each considers the other Kuffar. Therefore, according to Islam,...
  • Fury as Maryland parents are told they CAN'T opt their young kids out of LGBTQ classes

    05/17/2024 6:13:20 AM PDT · by Morgana · 60 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | May 16, 2024 | Nic White
    Parents cannot force a school district to let them pull their children out of classes with LGBTQ themes, an appeals court has ruled. Three sets of parents and a parental rights group sued the Montgomery County Public Schools board in Maryland after it announced the classes in 2022. They claimed not being allowed to opt out their kindergarten to grade 5 children violated their First Amendment rights to freedom of religion. But the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals denied their request for a preliminary injunction 2-1 as the parents failed to show how the policy would infringe their rights...
  • Calling it illegal Delhi Development Authority wipes out centuries-old mosque in Mehrauli

    05/02/2024 7:12:50 AM PDT · by Cronos · 18 replies
    The Hindu ^ | 4th February 2024 | Ismat Ara
    On January 30, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) razed the Akhoondji mosque and a madrasa, describing them as “illegal structures” in Sanjay Van, a reserved forest area. No one’s quite sure when the Akhoondji Masjid was built in Mehrauli. But the “Mosque of Akhondji” was listed in a 1922 publication by an officer of the Archaeological Survey of India who recorded that while its construction date was “unknown”, the mosque was repaired in “1270 AH (1853-4 AD)”, and that it lay west to to an old Idgah that “existed when Timur invaded India in 1398 AD”. “Removal of the illegal...
  • Korean Muslim YouTuber Daud Kim’s Plan To Build Mosque In Incheon Cancelled After Locals Resist

    05/02/2024 6:57:37 AM PDT · by Cronos · 5 replies
    News 18 ^ | 24th April 2024 | Shankhyaneel Sarkar
    Korean Muslim YouTuber Daud Kim’s plans to build a mosque in the western port city of Incheon has come to a grinding halt after it received backlash from local residents. Following the backlash, the land purchase contract he signed has been cancelled upon the request of the landowner, according to a report by the Korea Times. YouTuber Daud Kim, or Kim Jae-han then agreed to cancel the contract with the property owner. The property owners wanted the contract cancelled and said that he did not know about Kim’s plans to build a mosque. Kim posts about living as a Korean...
  • Why Didn’t Driscoll Call Out the Shirtless Muslims that Also Performed at the Stronger Men’s Conference?

    04/24/2024 8:11:59 AM PDT · by Morgana · 11 replies
    Protestia ^ | April 24, 2024 | staff
    As ChristianTwitter catfights over whether or not John Lindell was justified to bring on noted sword-wallower Alex Magala to perform at his 2024 Stronger Men’s conference, and whether or not disgraced and disqualified Pastor Mark Driscoll was right to call it out in the bizarre and Driscollian way that he did, another question remains: what about the other performers that Driscoll did NOT call out? Amid the brawl, Magala took a shot at Driscoll for comparing his Chinese pole to a “stripper pole” and for describing his performance as “a man who ripped his shirt off like a woman does...
  • Sydney church stabbing: Troubling audio message circulating among Muslims after attack: 'These kids have been poisoned'

    04/16/2024 2:37:38 PM PDT · by Morgana · 24 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | April 16, 2024 | Freddy Pawle
    The boy accused of stabbing a bishop as he delivered a sermon had been mentally 'poisoned' in the lead-up to the alleged attack, Muslims who prayed with him have claimed. The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, allegedly lunged at Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel, 53, and stabbed him in the head at Christ The Good Shepherd Church in Wakeley, in Sydney's west, at about 7pm on Monday. Father Isaac Royel, who serves in the Assyrian ministry at St Shimun Bar Sabbae and St Mary Cathedral, was among many parishioners who attempted to intervene - and as a result...
  • Sydney church stabbing: Attack on Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel at Wakeley may be linked to resurfaced video showing the stabbing victim making controversial remarks about Islam

    04/16/2024 2:27:40 PM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | April 16, 2024 | Padraig Collins
    An Assyrian Orthodox Church bishop who was stabbed during a livestreamed church service in Sydney had spoken critically about Islam in a video recorded four months ago. Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel was preaching at Christ The Good Shepherd Church in Wakeley in Sydney's west just after 7pm on Monday when a 16-year-old boy walked up to the altar and allegedly stabbed him multiple times. On a separate video of the aftermath of the alleged terror attack, the boy said in Arabic 'If they didn't insult my prophet, I wouldn't have come here. If he didn't involve himself in my religion,...
  • Another Stabbing Rocks Sydney: Priest, Worshippers Attacked in Church

    04/15/2024 11:25:50 AM PDT · by Morgana · 8 replies
    Breitbart ^ | April 15, 2024 | Simon Kent
    Sydney has been shaken by another stabbing attack with a priest and worshippers assailed by a knife-wielding man Monday in a suburban church. Bishop Mari Emmanuel was preaching a live-streamed sermon at Christ The Good Shepherd Church in the city’s west when a man dressed in black approached the altar and allegedly stabbed the Christian Orthodox priest multiple times. Horrifying footage of the incident, which was being broadcast live on the church’s YouTube page, shows Bishop Emmanuel look up in astonishment as the attacker suddenly rains down blows on his face and head, news.com.au reports. The local Sydney-based outlet goes...
  • Transgender inclusion? World’s major religions take varying stances on policies toward trans people

    04/12/2024 4:05:13 PM PDT · by Morgana · 15 replies
    Religion News Service ^ | April 10, 2024 | David Crary, Mariam Fam, Deepa Bharath
    AP) – The Vatican has issued a new document rejecting the concept of changing one’s biological sex – a setback for transgender people who had hoped Pope Francis might be setting the stage for a more welcoming approach from the Catholic Church. Around the world, major religions have diverse approaches to gender identity, and the inclusion or exclusion of transgender people. Some examples: Christianity The Catholic Church’s disapproving stance toward gender transition is shared by some other denominations. For example, the Southern Baptist Convention – the largest Protestant denomination in the United States – adopted a resolution in 2014 stating...
  • Islam: The Religion of Terror

    04/10/2024 7:00:32 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 5 replies
    Rapture Ready ^ | 4/9/24 | Todd Strandberg
    Whenever there is a major terrorist attack in any area of the world, it is generally safe to assume that the attack has some connection to followers of the Islamic faith. In the past 20 years, we had several mass shooting events where the killer was not a Muslim. If there is more than one attacker, the odds instantly rise to nearly 100% that the killers are Islamic. When I read the news that 130 people had been killed in Moscow, I wondered if Ukraine had developed a new strategy. It was quickly shown that 11 of the attackers were...
  • Renowned atheist Richard Dawkins laments decline of 'cultural Christianity' in UK amid surging Islam

    04/02/2024 10:24:19 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 72 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 04/02/2024 | Jon Brown
    Atheist author Richard Dawkins described himself as a "cultural Christian" and lamented the faith's waning cultural influence in Europe, though he still derided its key tenets as "nonsense," during an interview on Easter Sunday. Speaking with British journalist Rachel Johnson, Dawkins noted that the United Kingdom is "fundamentally a Christian country," and he still personally values the Christian ethos despite not believing the religion from which it emerged. "I call myself a cultural Christian," said the evolutionary biologist and author of The God Delusion. "I'm not a believer, but there's a distinction between being a believing Christian and being a...
  • Transgender militia leader serving 53 years for plot to blow up Minnesota mosque demands transfer to women's prison amid 'relentless sexual harassment' in men's facility

    04/02/2024 5:28:52 AM PDT · by Morgana · 13 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | April 2, 2024 | James Gordon
    The founder of an Illinois militia group, who was found guilty in connection to the bombing of a Minnesota mosque in 2017, has demanded to be transferred to a women's prison, despite having male genitalia. Michael Hari, who now identifies as Emily Claire Hari, 53, had already asked to be legally recognized as a transgender woman during her trial but has now requested to be moved from Allenwood USP in Pennsylvania to FMC Carswell, a women's prison in Fort Worth, Texas. Hari continues to deny taking part in the bombing of which she's been convicted and is serving a 53-year...
  • Feds say California’s facial hair ban for prison guards amounts to religious discrimination

    03/30/2024 12:45:54 AM PDT · by Morgana · 7 replies
    Religion News Service ^ | March 27, 2024 | AP
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The federal government is asking a court to halt California’s enforcement of a rule requiring prison guards to be clean-shaven, saying it amounts to religious discrimination for Sikhs, Muslims and others who wear beards as an expression of their faith. The civil rights complaint filed Monday by the U.S. Justice Department says the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s prohibition on facial hair denies on-the-job accommodations for officers of various religions. It seeks a temporary court order “allowing these officers to wear beards while CDCR fully assesses options for providing them with religious accommodations while complying...
  • Exploding The Myth That Islam Is An Abrahamic Religion

    03/21/2024 6:51:03 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 24 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 03//2024 | Sha'i ben-Tekoa
    The Gods of Political Correctness dictate that all religions are of equal worth; that there are “…three great Abrahamic religions,” and “The Arabs are Semites too, so they can’t be anti-Semites.” All three of these sacred cow clichés need to be slaughtered on the altar of truth. While Christianity and Islam are both offshoots of the Jews and took from them the concept of having one’s own holy writ, their self-definitions as new faith communities were radically different. The Koine Greek language narratives that Christians append to their version of the Hebrew Bible purport to be a continuation of Jewish...
  • 'Submit to Allah': French villagers horrified by vandalism of 58 graves, church with Islamist slogans

    03/20/2024 9:31:26 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 03/20/2024 | Christian Daily International
    Villagers at a cemetery in Dordogne Department in southwest France were horrified that vandals painted Islamist slogans in French and Arabic on 58 graves, a church door, a World War I memorial and tomb art depicting the crucifixion. The defacement happened overnight in Clermont d’Excideuil between March 10 and March 11. A local church building near the cemetery had “Ramadan Mubarak” (“Blessed Ramadan”) daubed on its doors. Slogans within the cemetery included, “Submit yourselves to Allah,” “Happy Ramadan non-Muslims” and “Koufars,” meaning “unbelievers.” One of the grave slogans read, “France is already Allah’s,” according to British newspaper the Daily Mail....
  • Shaun King converts to Islam

    03/19/2024 5:33:24 AM PDT · by Morgana · 61 replies
    Religion News Service ^ | March 11, 2024 | Jack Jenkins
    RNS) — Shaun King, a onetime Christian pastor who has sparked controversy in the past with his strident liberal activism, converted to Islam with his wife, Rai, over the weekend. Video of King saying the shahada, the Muslim profession of faith, appeared on X Sunday evening, as did separate footage of him speaking about his embrace of Islam at the Valley Ranch Islamic Center in Irving, Texas. In various clips, King was accompanied by Omar Suleiman, founder of the Yaqueen Institute and imam at VRIC (and a Religion News Service columnist). Suleiman noted that he and King have had “multiple...
  • Italy: Catholic Diocese Urges Faithful to Participate in Islamic Prayers During Ramadan

    03/11/2024 2:09:12 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 03/10/24 | Robert Spencer
    Another Ramadan is upon us, and as is always the case, the eager-to-be-fooled infidels are out in force. A Catholic diocese in Italy has just called upon priests and laypeople to seek out opportunities to participate in Ramadan observances, as a gesture of goodwill toward Muslims. When will Muslim leaders tell Muslims to participate in Christian worship to show friendship with Christians? Don’t hold your breath. The Catholic Herald reported Friday that the Italian diocese of Bergamo is “instructing its priests to participate in Islamic rituals, citing Pope Francis’ directives on interreligious dialogue.” Diocesan officials issued a directive “urging priests...
  • Why white British children as young as eight are pledging their lives to Allah

    03/06/2024 3:19:23 AM PST · by Cronos · 37 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 20th February 2024 | Sue Reed
    Eyes shining with excitement, the nine-year-old English boy in a dark Parka jacket holds up a certificate showing he has just converted to Islam. ‘You’re a Muslim, Rudi!’ cheers the imam as he hugs the child In his piping voice, the youngster has just recited the words of the Shahada, a strict Islamic creed pledging that there is ‘nothing worthy of worship but Allah, and Muhammad is his messenger’. The mantra means he must now wash before praying five times a day, never eat pork and — when he is grown up — shun Western habits including drinking alcohol or...
  • The impossible dialogue with Islam.

    03/06/2024 3:08:17 AM PST · by Cronos · 7 replies
    somatemps ^ | December 29, 2016 | Fr. Custos Ballester Bielsa
    Fight against those who, having received the Scripture, do not believe in Allah or the Last Day, nor prohibit what Allah and His Messenger have prohibited, nor practice the true religion, until, humiliated, they pay the tribute directly! (Muhammad. The Quran. Sura 9:29) I do not believe that Monsignor Juan José Omella was very well inspired when he wrote his Sunday letter entitled The Necessary Dialogue with Islam. http://www.revistaecclesia.com/necesario-dialogo-islam-juan-jose-omella-omella-arzobispo-barcelona/ This new reactivation of Christian-Muslim dialogue, paralyzed by the alleged “imprudences” of the long-missed Benedict XVI, is very far from becoming a reality. And Islam does not allow dialogue. Either you...
  • Transgender Muslim Inmate Serving 55-Year Sentence For Killing A Baby Launches Discrimination Lawsuit After Being Denied A Hijab

    02/27/2024 1:09:53 AM PST · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Reduxx ^ | February 14, 2024 | Anna Slatz
    trans-identified male currently serving a 55-year sentence for the murder of his infant stepdaughter has launched a lawsuit against the Chaplain at his prison after he was allegedly denied a hijab despite identifying as a Muslim woman. Autumn Cordellioné, previously known as Jonathan C. Richardson, is seeking $150,000 in damages. As previously reported by Reduxx, Cordellioné was first arrested in 2001 after his 11-month-old stepdaughter died in his care while her mother was at work. The night of the infant’s death, Cordellioné had been visited by friends who later told police that he had been “acting strangely.” Despite claiming the...