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Submitted by aspacia (United States), May 11, 2010 at 19:35

How did Christians and Jews circumvent many of their tenets? Christianity is build upon the Old Testament which resembles the Torah, and both are very violent calling for stoning, etc. The sages of both faiths grew tired of the bloodshed and created reforms. Hence, this is what Islam needs.

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