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Reader comment on item: Was Barack Obama a Muslim?

Submitted by anon (United States), Jan 30, 2009 at 23:26

OBAMA BY ALL MEANS IS NOT MUSLIM ... I'm am deeply sorry to destroy your entire thesis but, based on ALL your evidence to suggest otherwise, you hereby completely negate the fact that OBAMA is a muslim on your own web site!

Obama is not a muslim. ... These are the 2 facts I will use: His father was a muslim, and his mother was not a muslim. Real simple Quranic and Islamic religion states that Muslim woman may only marry to Muslim Men. Muslim men may marry a woman of ANY religion. (This is to say that God says man will demand to change the woman later) If a woman wants to marry a Christian man, she must convince him, or he must convince himself, to convert to a Muslim before marriage.

1.) Obama's mother was not a Muslim nor, did her husband (shame on him!) influence her to become Muslim.
2.) When a child is born of an Arabic or religious affiliated name, or named after a family member, this does not dictate religion acceptance.
3.) If Obama says he's not a Muslim, one would have to trust him because, a Muslim cannot deny GOD!
3b.) If you'd care to challenge this, just go ask ANY Muslim, in fact I recommmend that you ask an 8 year old!
4.) Finally, the remaining question is, Did Obama take the Shahada? The Shahada must be taken around 7-9 years old.

Simply being the son of a Christian mother and a Muslim father does not make a child Muslim. Both Parents must be Muslim and married, for a child to be generally accepted as Muslim however, the 'Shahada' must also be taken by the child, unless physically or mentally unable to, to BE MUSLIM!

The only proof you should be searching for is GOD! If you still feel you must prove or disprove Obama's legitimacy to the Muslim community feel free to 'RESEARCH' on whether or not he took the Shahada. Good Luck!

Although, it is unclear whether his mother is a murtadd, Obama cannot be a murtadd if he was never a Muslim to begin with! I cannot even believe this has been taken this far or printed anywhere without getting any facts to support such a claim. Apparently, false American western family values become overbearing in judgement!


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