Topic: Interfaith Relations
These two coauthored a book, Sons of Abraham: A Candid Conversation About the Issues That Divide and Unite Jews and Muslims
, in which they explain the theological commonalities between Muslims and Jews while breaking down common misconceptions which are "based on very old misunderstandings of each other’s
He visited the Pentecostal Church of Reconciliation in the city of Caserta, Italy. He apologized to the congregation for Catholic persecution of Pentecostals during Italy's
fascist regime and stressed that there was unity in diversity within
Christians are being given a choice to convert to Muslim, pay a huge fine, or be murdered. Reportedly, those who pay a fine myst surrender their wives and daughters to ISIS to become Muslim wives. Children's heads are being desplayed on a stick in the park. See CNN report
"The biggest problem with conspiracy theories is that they keep us not
only from the truth, but also from confronting our faults and problems."( Quote by Egyptian intellectual Abd al-Munim). These fabrications may be "a convenient way of "explaining the powerlessness of a community that was at one time the world's economic, scientific, political and military leader" (Per former Pakistani diplomat Husain Haqqani).
The Defense of Christians was meant to be about unity of people of all nationalities and faiths coming together to support persecution of peoples
of all faiths. Cruz' remarks to the audience, which included many Middle Eastern Christians, emphasized his devotion to the state of
Following the shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston and subsequent black church fires, three Muslim organizations joined forces to launch the “Respond With Love”
campaign, stating that "ALL houses
of worship are sanctuaries, a place where all should feel safe."
Don't forget to pray for the misguided members of ISIS who think that God likes the murder of innocents. They do not represent Muslim teachings. Mohamed was a man of peace. May they understand the true meaning of their faith.
Trump is referring to a highly questionable poll conducted by the Center for Security
Policy. Experts question the methodology and
the dubiously large percentages of respondents who said they were
unaware of ISIS or al-Qaida. Even an official with the Center for
Security Policy cautioned against generalizing the poll results to the
entire Muslim-American community.
That wasn't the case the first time Clinton claimed this. But now two
different terror groups have used Trump's words in propaganda videos. In one case jihadist propaganda, as reported by the Wall Street Journal
. urges American Muslims to leave the United States and join ISIS.