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114. Yes, but Christianity is much worse!*
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  -Imam's daughter in hiding after her conversion to Christianity sparked death threats seriousstan  Dec-08-07 11:14 AM   #0 
  - Pick a religion, any religion-the fanatics are the same.  hobbit709   Dec-08-07 11:15 AM   #1 
  - Bullshit. Start citing examples where holy texts state that converting to another religion is  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 11:20 AM   # 
  - Nothing to do with holy texts  hobbit709   Dec-08-07 11:26 AM   #4 
  - That was hundreds of years ago.  pennylane100   Dec-08-07 11:41 AM   #7 
  - One response-Abortion clinic bombers.  hobbit709   Dec-08-07 11:43 AM   #9 
  - We are talking about a religion that calls for the death of those who leave it.  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 11:58 AM   #13 
  - The Koran doesn't call for it.  yibbehobba   Dec-10-07 08:27 AM   #87 
  - I agree that abortion clinic bombers are fanatic killers  pennylane100   Dec-08-07 11:59 AM   #15 
  - How many muslim countries can you name  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 12:11 PM   #19 
     - and that has to do with what?  pennylane100   Dec-08-07 12:24 PM   #25 
        - It's important because I think you're generalising.  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 12:28 PM   #26 
           - Ask the nineteen year old woman who has just been sentenced to 200 lashes  pennylane100   Dec-08-07 12:38 PM   #27 
           - There are 56 muslim majority countries*.  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 12:47 PM   #28 
           - In Egypt, converts to Christianity are imprisoned.  JDPriestly   Dec-08-07 04:32 PM   #41 
  - The difference is that Sharia law  leftynyc   Dec-08-07 05:03 PM   #44 
     - Which is why we must keep Church and State separate...  GoddessOfGuinness   Dec-08-07 08:14 PM   #51 
     - There are idiots aplenty who would love to see Britain under Sharia law.  yibbehobba   Dec-10-07 08:08 AM   #85 
        - Exactly!  LeftishBrit   Dec-12-07 09:39 AM   #112 
  - No it's not. As per my post above  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 12:10 PM   #18 
  - Name the other major religions. No major religions? Name the minor non-islamic religions.  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 12:12 PM   #20 
     - I already named two major religions.  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 12:16 PM   #22 
  - All making those threats should be deported back to original country  LiberalFighter   Dec-08-07 01:26 PM   #32 
  - I agree with your last sentence  treestar   Dec-09-07 01:19 PM   #69 
  - Not to defend barbarity, but I think you are forgetting the religious strife of N. Ireland.  tom_paine   Dec-10-07 08:06 AM   #84 
     - That was more of a war over turf not simply on faith  Marrah_G   Dec-10-07 10:23 AM   #93 
  - Nowhere in the New Testament is violence against non-believers encouraged.  Zynx   Dec-08-07 11:46 AM   #11 
  - Notice how all these fundie so-called Christians  hobbit709   Dec-08-07 12:02 PM   #16 
  - You really have a hard time concentrating,don't you? ADD?  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 12:07 PM   #17 
  - You can't comprehend what I said  hobbit709   Dec-08-07 12:15 PM   #21 
  - I've personally met so-called "mainstream" non-fundie christians  kgfnally   Dec-08-07 12:23 PM   #24 
     - that doesn't sound like any of the mainstream Christians I know  dwickham   Dec-11-07 11:15 PM   #110 
  - Oh horsecrap - Maybe a Fred Phelps type - That's about it.  pegleg   Dec-08-07 03:58 PM   #38 
  - Paul of Tarsus was quite a bigot, and the Book of Revelation is a book of revenge  IndianaGreen   Dec-08-07 10:09 PM   #56 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-11-07 01:11 PM   #106 
  - There is the cultural element too.  CJCRANE   Dec-08-07 11:32 AM   #5 
  - ALL religions put women down, keep women down  donsu   Dec-08-07 11:37 AM   #6 
  - There is a huge difference between putting someone down and FUCKING KILLING THEM!  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 11:56 AM   #12 
  - I'll be sure to tell my female pastor that  spoony   Dec-10-07 07:15 AM   #80 
  - NO-- All religions DO NOT  Marrah_G   Dec-10-07 10:42 AM   #95 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-07 04:54 PM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-07 05:12 PM   #45 
  - This is not generally true of Islam  Oak2004   Dec-10-07 12:32 PM   #100 
  - Abortion Doctor Killings,  Taverner   Dec-10-07 12:44 PM   #101 
  - I changed religion at the age of 17-18. My parents were  JDPriestly   Dec-08-07 04:24 PM   #39 
  - You need to hear more...  dmallind   Dec-08-07 07:58 PM   #49 
     - So atheism is a religion when it's convenient, then?  spoony   Dec-10-07 07:16 AM   #81 
  - ...or a philosophy, or a political position, or even a hobby  LanternWaste   Dec-10-07 07:57 AM   #83 
  - don't let the religiously insane men get away with this crap  donsu   Dec-08-07 11:16 AM   #2 
  - This is some pretty sick shit.  Lasher   Dec-08-07 11:20 AM   #3 
  - Of course it's all against the law  PaulaFarrell   Dec-08-07 11:58 AM   #14 
     - OK thanks Paula  Lasher   Dec-08-07 01:44 PM   #33 
  - DU believers take note: THIS is anti-Christian persecution  dmallind   Dec-08-07 11:42 AM   #8 
  - ???  brentspeak   Dec-08-07 12:17 PM   #23 
  - Well that would be one question  dmallind   Dec-08-07 12:49 PM   #29 
  - Christians have been at the forefront of persecution, intolerance, and holocausts  IndianaGreen   Dec-08-07 10:07 PM   #55 
     - Ok. I'll keep my mouth shut if I ever witness..  LanternWaste   Dec-10-07 10:52 AM   #97 
  - Sad. n/t  ChazII   Dec-08-07 11:45 AM   #10 
  - Primitive tribal crap  kurth   Dec-08-07 01:22 PM   #30 
  - Send them back.  Heywoodj   Dec-08-07 10:02 PM   #54 
  - UK law certainly provides for serious criminals from abroad being deported after their sentences  LeftishBrit   Dec-09-07 11:08 AM   #67 
  - A young Palestinian woman living in St Louis was killed  ikojo   Dec-09-07 09:57 AM   #63 
     - And we're letting shit like that into our country  kurth   Dec-09-07 10:50 AM   #66 
     - I remember that - so sad.  bitchkitty   Dec-10-07 10:38 AM   #94 
  - it's just a minority guys  boricua79   Dec-08-07 01:24 PM   #31 
  - It's not a minority  nebula   Dec-08-07 03:38 PM   #35 
  - finally someone notices it  boricua79   Dec-08-07 11:44 PM   #59 
  - The question is: how constructive is it for outsiders like us to call for reform/enlightenment?  JVS   Dec-09-07 10:16 AM   #65 
     - I see your point, however,  leftynyc   Dec-10-07 07:10 AM   #79 
     - I would say that the other option is to look for voices within their society that speak out...  JVS   Dec-10-07 05:05 PM   #105 
     - I don't think of myself as an 'outsider'. I'm a woman caring about other women  donsu   Dec-10-07 11:51 AM   #99 
        - Well middle-eastern muslims almost certainly would consider you an outsider.  JVS   Dec-10-07 05:04 PM   #104 
  - Who could blame her for converting to any religion or non-religion  Dorian Gray   Dec-08-07 03:17 PM   #34 
  - Religion, the real reason we fight Wars.  sarcasmo   Dec-08-07 03:46 PM   #36 
  - So atheistic nations don't fight wars ?  pegleg   Dec-08-07 03:54 PM   #37 
  - Say instead Religion is one of the primary excuses -  haele   Dec-09-07 01:11 PM   #68 
  - Land and resources.  Marrah_G   Dec-10-07 10:42 AM   #96 
  - This is a disgusting situation  LeftishBrit   Dec-08-07 04:27 PM   #40 
  - Sounds like her family has some issues.  Turbineguy   Dec-08-07 04:42 PM   #42 
  - And the Imam and this womans brother are not in jail because???  rpannier   Dec-08-07 06:16 PM   #46 
  - Islam is very hardcore on people leaving the fold.  hollowdweller   Dec-08-07 06:17 PM   #47 
  - "Significant minority."  yibbehobba   Dec-10-07 08:32 AM   #88 
  - All muslim scholars I tried to argue with avoid this question like hell :  UndertheOcean   Dec-08-07 07:12 PM   #48 
  - I hope she stays safe  SillyFlower   Dec-08-07 08:12 PM   #50 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-07 08:57 PM   #52 
  - Christians won't call for her death if she decides to leave that religion.  seriousstan   Dec-08-07 09:25 PM   #53 
  - You really go out of your way to promote the democratic party cause  eagler   Dec-08-07 10:57 PM   #57 
  - "equally deplorable religion"....  India3   Dec-08-07 11:26 PM   #58 
     - But maybe that's because of the differences in the cultures  treestar   Dec-09-07 01:27 PM   #70 
        - You make one good point, and one weak one...  India3   Dec-09-07 02:53 PM   #73 
        - We're not talking about Muslims in a Muslim country.  yibbehobba   Dec-10-07 08:17 AM   #86 
        - The F bomb really makes your point, doesn't it?  treestar   Dec-10-07 09:00 AM   #91 
        - This isn't a Muslim (or otherwise religious) country  LeftishBrit   Dec-10-07 03:53 PM   #102 
  - The replies to these threads are so predictable.  cigsandcoffee   Dec-09-07 01:17 AM   #60 
  - Well said  SillyFlower   Dec-09-07 08:09 AM   #61 
  - pc crowd needs "rose colored glasses" to ignore the obvious  ohio2007   Dec-09-07 08:27 AM   #62 
  - I totally agree with you on all the PC bullshit.  Odin2005   Dec-09-07 05:29 PM   #74 
  - Well said  rpannier   Dec-10-07 03:53 AM   #78 
  - Bravo and amen  leftynyc   Dec-10-07 07:17 AM   #82 
  - "A special problem".  mainegreen   Dec-10-07 11:05 AM   #98 
  - Isn't this the kind of thing that Pope Benedict XVI was talking about when people got super-pissed?  JVS   Dec-09-07 10:12 AM   #64 
  - No, he wasn't talking about anything specific at all  treestar   Dec-09-07 01:29 PM   #71 
     - Right now, Islam is "worse" than other religions.  cigsandcoffee   Dec-09-07 02:25 PM   #72 
        - It's still not worth condemning the whole religion over  treestar   Dec-09-07 06:01 PM   #75 
        - Nobody is "condemning the whole religion."  cigsandcoffee   Dec-09-07 07:31 PM   #76 
           - Somali Women: 'We don't want any Christians and Ethiopians inside our country  ohio2007   Dec-09-07 07:43 PM   #77 
           - I think you are trying to imply one religion is worse than others  treestar   Dec-10-07 08:57 AM   #90 
              - The Dominionist bit is a red herring.  cigsandcoffee   Dec-11-07 11:11 PM   #109 
        - Yes. It IS worse. But not by any merits of Christianity, mind you.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Dec-10-07 08:42 AM   #89 
           - I'm curious. Why go hard after Christianity while sticking up for Islam?  cigsandcoffee   Dec-11-07 11:05 PM   #108 
           - "Sticking up?" Obvious moderation? Openly hostile? Chip on shoulder much?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Dec-17-07 07:40 AM   #113 
           - Right. Sure it did.  theredpen   Dec-17-07 02:10 PM   #115 
  - Can he not be arrested for stalking or threats or something?  Marrah_G   Dec-10-07 10:17 AM   #92 
  - Yes. He can. And very likely will.  LeftishBrit   Dec-10-07 03:57 PM   #103 
  - And now in Canada...  cigsandcoffee   Dec-11-07 11:03 PM   #107 
  - Yes, but Christianity is much worse!*  DuStrange   Dec-17-07 11:28 AM   #114 
  - Islam may not be a religion of violence  dwickham   Dec-11-07 11:16 PM   #111 
  - How many Muslims live in the UK? And...  High Plains   Dec-17-07 02:19 PM   #116 

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