Submitted by bayezid (Bangladesh), Dec 27, 2008 at 06:39
let me begin by saying that i appreciate it very very much that you at least fliped thru the pages of the quran even if you have not really studied it. because see, anyone that studies the quran knows for certain that ALLAH is not a god out of many gods. HE is the ony god. known by different names, but it is ALLAH. this we know firsthand as we read the quran.
i was indeed vexed by your claims that HE is a moon god. if you studied the quran, how come you never chanced upon these verses ?
Say, Allah is One,
Your God is surely One.
so there really isnt any battle of gods. there never have been. ALLAH is the one and ony god mankind always knew. in different names in different places. you might be quite surprised to know that christians and jews call god ALLAH in arabia even today. ALLAH is how god is called in arabic. there is an excellent side to this name. unlike the english word god, this name cannot be manipulated. you got god, gods, godesses, semi gods and demi gods. the word ALLAH is by itself and means 'THE GOD.' there is no scope of playing with it and so what better name to use for god than this?
i am aggreived by the so called msulim attacks in canada. but you studied the quran and you saw how ALLAH forbids muslims to be aggressive. HE says so HIMSELF how HE hates aggressors. and that we should fight only when provoked. and we should fight within limitations. suicide bombings and kidnappings are purely anti islamic.
please remember, that in canada, you have a significant number of muslims. if their techings indeed encouraged them to act in a terrorist like manner, why arent all those muslims killing the non muslims? it would have been law for them, woldnt it? but such is not the case. muslims are allowed to fight only when their religion is at stake, or their lives and loved ones, or their property or their homes are in danger. muslims have no other reason, none at all, to even attack other people, let alone kill them.
i am very happy to know that you read the quran. and you should too since ALLAH directed it to you. it is your book. it is all our book. and i do pray to ALLAH that HE shows you this path sincerely.
peace be upon you.
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