69 million page views

The verdict on Islam is still out ... still out ... still out ...

Reader comment on item: Muslim Acts of Beheading in the West

Submitted by RhetoricalGirl (United States), May 24, 2013 at 14:08

While I want to believe Zuhdi Jasser who says that this isn't, or doesn't have to be, Orthodox Islam or the Islam of a devout believer, nothing will change until Muslims living in Democratic nations are vociferous in their condemnation of these acts. With their condemnation, supporting Quranic scripture and Hadith must be offered. Is this possible? I think not.

Sadly, I believe that Dr. Jasser's beliefs are based on the erroneous Quranic translations done by both his paternal and maternal grandfathers. I believe he is a good and decent man, with good intentions, but his message falls on deaf ears, because it is not considered authentic by other Muslims.

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to The verdict on Islam is still out ... still out ... still out ... by RhetoricalGirl

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2021 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)