The definition of sharia according to the Encyclopaedia of Islam: ((According to Wikipedia, the Encyclopaedia of Islam is the standard encyclopaedia of the academic discipline of Islamic studies)) Within Muslim discourse, sharia designates the rules and regulations governing the lives of...Read the rest of the post... Topic: religion of peace
Time magazine ran an article back in April about Christianity's surge in Indonesia. ...More surprising, though, is the boom in Christianity — officially Indonesia's second largest faith and a growing force throughout Asia. Indeed, the number of Asian Christian faithful exploded to...Read the rest of the post... Topic: freedom of religion, muslim converts, persecution, Religious Freedom
Below is a link to the story of Dr. Mark Gabriel's conversion to Christianity from Islam. According to his website, "Dr. Mark Gabriel was born and raised in Egypt in an Islamic family. By the age of 12, Dr. Gabriel...Read the rest of the post... Topic: muslim converts
Remember those in prison as if you were their fellow prisoners, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering." (Hebrews 13:3). Below is a reminder of our need to pray for our brothers and sisters in Christ who...Read the rest of the post... Topic: Religious Freedom
One of the problems with moralism and adding to God's Law is that it leads to all sorts of absurdities. Jesus often pointed these out during His public ministry, and you can read about them in the Gospels (see for example Matthew...Read the rest of the post...