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Submitted by Waseem Sayed (United States), Oct 11, 2009 at 00:51

I have the transcript used by Imam Shamshad on a KCAA AM 1500 Program he recently did with Dennis Baxter in LA....here it is:

ABSTRACT: Imam Shamshad of the Chino Mosque explains the context of the Quranic commandment containing the directive: Kill the idolaters wherever you find them; contained in Chapter 5, Verse 9. He shows how the Muslims were persecuted for 13 years at Mecca. But they did not take the law into their own hands. Instead they migrated to another city more than 200 miles north. Even here their persecutors would not leave them alone and attacked them with huge armies for 9 years. When finally these brutal attacks were successfully brought to an end these same people were told they had four months to think it over and decide to never again create disorder in the land or they would be hunted down and killed wherever they may be found.

SHOW #: 4 TITLE: "Does Islam Say Kill the Infidels?"

AIR TIME: 9:30am to 9:40am DATE: Tue. Sept. 29, 2009

DENNIS: As-salaam A-leh-kum Imam Shamshad and welcome. Last week I asked you about loyalty to Islam or to the U.S. and you told us how Islam makes loyalty to the country of residence a requirement of the faith itself, and how the Prophet Muhammad taught that love of one's country was a part of the faith. . .

Today I want to ask you another question in the same line of thinking. People say that Islam tells its followers to "kill the infidels wherever you find them. . . "

Is this true? Does the Quran say that?

IMAM: Dennis, thank you for asking this. This verse is often quoted but never explained in context so that its true meaning is made clear. Allow me to clarify all this.

The truth is that when Muhammad (saw) started to preach the Unity of God in Mecca, Arabia, the people he preached to started to persecute him. . . just like it happened with other Prophets. . .

Jesus was persecuted. . . Abraham was opposed and so it happened with Muhammad. . . but this went on for 13 years. . . and as I said last time, Islam does not allow Muslims to take the law into their own hands.. . It tells the Muslims to leave such places where they are persecuted rather than fight.

So the Muslims left their homes and friends and families and Muhammad also left Mecca but the enemies of the Muslims did not leave the Muslims alone in their new

home...within a year an army of 1,000 came to attack them and wipe them out..

IMAM: The Muslims were weak and had no ability to fight such a huge army. . . they were also poor. . . but God told them that they must defend themselves and told them that He would help them even though they are totally weak and helpless and will make them victorious.

So the Muslims got together 313 people, some were children some had wooden swords. . . some were old. . . but whoever could do something came and stood up to defend their right to freedom of religion. . . And this persecution and warfare on the part of the Meccans did not stop.

The Meccans attacked the Muslims in Medina on and off for a period of nine years after the Muslims left Mecca. Finally, in the ninth year after migrating from Mecca to Medina, the Holy Prophet received the chapter Tauba, chapter 9.

This is the chapter that contains verse 5 that so many people quote out of context. I will quote it here and then the verses before and after it and it will be clear what the context is.

[9:5] And when the forbidden months have passed, kill the idolaters wherever you find them and take them prisoners, and beleaguer them, and lie in wait for them at every place of ambush. But if they repent and observe Prayer and pay the Zakat, then leave their way free. Surely, Allah is Most Forgiving, Merciful.

IMAM: Now even this clearly does not say kill the Christians or the disbelievers, but kill the idolaters – the Meccans – who had been persecuting and killing the Muslims for more than 20 years in Mecca and Medina. And that's because they will not stop attacking the Muslims. Let's start with 9:3. . .

[9:3] And this is a proclamation from Allah and His Messenger to the people on the day of the Greater Pilgrimage, that Allah is clear of the idolaters, and so is His Messenger. So if you repent, it will be better for you; but if you turn away, then know that you cannot frustrate the plan of Allah. And give tidings of a painful punishment to those who disbelieve,

[9:4] Excepting those of the idolaters with whom you have entered into a treaty and who have not subsequently failed you in anything nor aided anyone against you. So fulfill to these the treaty you have made with them till their term. Surely, Allah loves those who are righteous.

IMAM: This clearly says that those idolaters with whom you have a treaty of peace and they

have not broken that treaty or aided someone in violence against you, they are not the enemy of Muslims.

[9:5] And when the forbidden months have passed, kill the idolaters wherever you find them and take them prisoners, and beleaguer them, and lie in wait for them at every place of ambush. But if they repent and observe Prayer and pay the Zakat, then leave their way free. Surely, Allah is Most Forgiving, Merciful.

IMAM: The forbidden months refer to the period of time which

coincided with four holy months in Arabia wherein the Holy Prophet (saw) gave his enemies the chance to

go travel about in the land and see what the fate was of those who had opposed the Muslims and persecuted them – to see how these enemies had been defeated and all their evil plots to destroy Islam had failed. When, after these four months had passed and the enemies of Islam still would not leave the Muslims in peace, Muhammad was commanded by God to take the fight to them and meet them in battle to defend Muslims and the religion of Islam from extinction.

IMAM: It would be as though terrorists were in America and were told them, you have four months to decide to be stop being terrorists, after which time, we will hunt you down and kill you because of your past evil deeds and the evil you are still intent on committing against us. Muhammad gave his enemies four months to think it over. How many months would – or should – America give to anyone who threatens to kill us?

Let's continue with verse 6:

[9:6] And if anyone of the idolaters ask protection of thee, grant him protection so that he may hear the word of Allah; then convey him to his place of security. That is because they are a people who have no knowledge.

IMAM: This is the clincher – if the commandment had been to simply kill all the idolaters, there would not be this sentence ordering Muslims to give safe passage to any enemy who wanted the chance to learn about Islam. And even if they did not accept, the Muslims had to escort them back to their place of security so they could continue to fight against the Muslims if they wanted to.

[9:7] How can there be a treaty of these idolaters with Allah and His Messenger, except those with whom you entered into a treaty at the Sacred Mosque? So, as long as they stand true to you, stand true to them. Surely, Allah loves those who are righteous.

IMAM: This says that if the idolaters enter into a treaty of peace with the Muslims and do not break it, the Muslims cannot "go after them" and kill them at all. Finally, there's verses 11 and 12 from chapter 9. Here's what 9:11 and 9:12 say in the Holy Quran:

[9:11] But if they repent and observe Prayer and pay the Zakat, then they are your brethren in faith. And We explain the Signs for a people who have knowledge.

[9:12] And if they break their oaths after their covenant, and attack your religion, then fight these leaders of disbelief — surely, they have no regard for their oaths — that they may desist.

IMAM: The verses that people cite from the Quran – usually out of context -- relate to these persecutors and tormentors and murderers of innocent helpless people for no other crime than that they believe in ONE GOD. .

The Holy Quran says clearly: (2:257) Laa ikraha fid-deen. . . "There is no compulsion in religion. . ." And there are so many verses in the Holy Quran that tell the Prophet and through him, us, that: If God had wished He could have made all of humanity one people and forced them to adopt the faith. . . but God doesn't.

God in the Holy Quran says we, as Muslims, should Proclaim the Unity of God and let him who chooses to accept the faith do so, and to let him who chooses to reject the faith do so. . . God will settle with them their account. . . on the basis of what they did. . . again and again the Messenger was told. .

You are but a Messenger. . . You are not a guardian over them. . . you are not responsible for them. . . you are only responsible for the plain delivery of the message.

This is repeated so often and so forcefully that the people who make these accusations either do not read the Quran or are simply bent on distorting it to present a bad impression instead of the truth.

DENNIS: Thank you, Imam, for another imsightful episode of

"Understanding Islam."

Submitting....

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The True Evil [293 words]Samy MikhailSep 9, 2002 21:402386
Global threats are everyone's responsiblity [100 words]Frank MascaroApr 20, 2006 16:432386
Total Agreement With You [42 words]Mary Jo McKnightSep 9, 2002 20:242384
A Vindication of Belief [54 words]Guy RupertSep 9, 2002 19:202383
Purely ignorant. [873 words]KenJan 10, 2007 00:322383
"We the Ignorant" [872 words]Frank MascaroFeb 3, 2007 12:352383
What was the question [119 words]Pete CommanderFeb 3, 2007 13:532383
Beginning of Islamic Terrorism [106 words]Captain Michael J. LarkinSep 9, 2002 19:032382
Lest we also forget American deaths in Israel [43 words]Mark KingSep 9, 2002 18:172381
A Great Job To Curb Worldwide Islamic Terrorism [320 words]Pandoba DhondibaSep 9, 2002 17:372380
Even More Americans Have Been Murdered by Islamists [144 words]Vijay DandapaniSep 9, 2002 14:572374
When will Americans wake up? [50 words]Marek SuchenekSep 9, 2002 14:462373
Counting carefully [109 words]John T. ManarasSep 9, 2002 13:252370
Compelling evidence demands a response! [115 words]SheerahakhnSep 9, 2002 13:102369
Behind you President Bush!!!!!!! [159 words]Katie FraserSep 9, 2002 13:032368
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who said that palestinians were happy for 9-11 attacks [159 words]Elham M. HellesNov 18, 2006 11:142368
I said it [162 words]Frank MascaroDec 29, 2006 15:402368
Carter's Fault [48 words]Paul M. NevilleSep 9, 2002 12:142365
USS Stark [73 words]Chris BischofSep 9, 2002 11:302363
Correction on Stark Attack [90 words]PatrickNov 15, 2002 22:372363
USS Stark [163 words]FC2(SW) JustinFeb 14, 2003 17:502363
More on the USS Stark [29 words]American PatriotFeb 26, 2003 12:052363
USS Stark attack not a mistake [70 words]Tom BeckerMar 15, 2003 22:292363
USS Stark - 47 killed - redemption day [51 words]DuaneNavarreMar 20, 2003 09:202363
USS Stark [40 words]Tom BambaraDec 21, 2003 00:552363
USS Stark [44 words]Don MosherFeb 10, 2005 13:092363
Correction On USS STARK ATTACK [178 words]DelpizzoMay 5, 2005 13:462363
the USS stark [281 words]HJul 25, 2005 18:172363
Visited the Stark @ Ingall's in '88 [519 words]CM ChandlerSep 1, 2005 02:092363
USS Stark Final Correction [91 words]Michael FitzgeraldNov 25, 2005 21:012363
USS Stark [34 words]Frank MascaroApr 15, 2006 17:002363
The Final Chapter [124 words]Tom MaysJan 3, 2007 13:182363
Replying to the Final Chapter of the USS Stark [312 words]Pete CommanderJan 27, 2007 23:402363
my father [33 words]randi lynn pierceOct 28, 2007 23:152363
Thank You [12 words]Peter FountaineSep 9, 2002 11:122362
History is a mirror to the future [160 words]William "J" RuthSep 9, 2002 11:092361
We Never Seem to Learn [124 words]Steven HessSep 9, 2002 08:202358
Older terrorist attack? 1975 or 1976 [236 words]Joseph SummerourSep 9, 2002 08:132357
Cowards and Bullies [45 words]JoeSep 9, 2002 07:472356
Quo Vadis, Uncle Sam? [267 words]A.M. BerlinSep 9, 2002 02:072354
Scio periculum [82 words]Frank MascaroApr 19, 2006 16:502354
Error of omission? [27 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
Charles S. WilliamsSep 9, 2002 00:172353
Reference to Jewish Boy Killed on Brooklyn Bridge in 1994 [85 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
Joe from BrooklynSep 8, 2002 23:472352
The Gates of Hell [128 words]Ben CreechSep 8, 2002 21:502350
Jimmy Carter's Fault [59 words]MarcSep 8, 2002 20:412349
The Cost of Political Correctness [44 words]Rev. Andy WelikalaSep 8, 2002 20:052348
Liberals [69 words]Frank MascaroMay 4, 2006 16:502348
Good Chronology But Should Begin Earlier [96 words]David JacobSep 8, 2002 19:282347
A list to remember [40 words]A Canadian named LennSep 8, 2002 18:562346
Carter's Weakness [108 words]Larry WinerSep 8, 2002 17:052345
Agreements and Disagreements [210 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
Irfan KhawajaSep 8, 2002 15:592343
Additional important points [190 words]
w/response from Daniel Pipes
Howard HymanSep 8, 2002 15:382342
The Use of Force and Militant Islam [25 words]Ramon V. TinioSep 8, 2002 15:322341
The tragedy of history [200 words]ibrodskySep 8, 2002 15:302340
WHERE ARE AMERICA'S "ALLIES" ? [44 words]Prof. Richard MILLMANSep 8, 2002 14:472338
We've got friends [50 words]Frank MascaroAug 8, 2006 16:232338
Here's to England [48 words]Frank MascaroAug 10, 2006 12:462338
The only friends America have are Israel and the english speaking nations. Everyone else is the enemy [48 words]Stephen PhillipsSep 9, 2006 02:272338
Help me out here. [49 words]Frank MascaroDec 29, 2006 16:202338
Clearing up any confusion [268 words]Stephen PhillipsDec 30, 2006 14:192338
to Stephen [73 words]Frank MascaroDec 31, 2006 15:232338

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