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7 Things Every Moderate Muslim Should Believe

Huguenot Wrote: Apr 27, 2013 2:37 PM
Is it not also true that the Crusades were in part a defense of Europe against Muslim aggression? As for persecution of the Jews, not only is it rightly a source of shame, but has no Biblical support whatsoever. Apparently the Inquisitors either didn't read Romans 11 or have any understanding of it, not to mention that it must have escaped them that Jesus and the Apostles were Jews.

Before 9/11, most Americans looked at Islam as no different than any of the world's other great religions. But since that terrible day, Americans have read countless stories about crazed riots over damaged Qurans, terrorists who've murdered people in the name of Allah and violent threats over Muhammad cartoons. Quite understandably, this has caused people to become considerably more wary of Islam.

Is that fair to all the good and decent Muslims out there? No, it isn't.

But, let's also stop ignoring the obvious fact that the Islamic faith has a large, radical and violent contingent that the...