ISIS Boots Christians from

Discussion in 'News / Current Events' started by righteousdude2, Jul 19, 2014.

  1. righteousdude2

    righteousdude2
    Expand Collapse
    Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2007
    Messages:
    10,466
    Likes Received:
    138
    Mosul....giving them one day to leave or die .... who said Islam is compatible with Christianity?
     
  2. Rolfe

    Rolfe
    Expand Collapse
    Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2014
    Messages:
    5,304
    Likes Received:
    394
    First that I have heard of this. No link, so I do not know the details. If true, given ISIS' reputation, I would say that they are lucky to be given the chance to leave.
     
  3. Jkdbuck76

    Jkdbuck76
    Expand Collapse
    Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2007
    Messages:
    2,263
    Likes Received:
    64
    Let the Christians leave now. Then we BOMB isis/isil until every last one of them are dead. They are a cancer that needs to br cut out of the Earth. Nothing but good ol fashioned WWII style bombing. PLEASE.
     
  4. preachinjesus

    preachinjesus
    Expand Collapse
    Well-Known Member
    Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2004
    Messages:
    7,406
    Likes Received:
    99
    They're not just booting Christians from Mosul, they're burning churches, executing Christians, and labeling houses of believers for attack.

    Real persecution is going on in Iraq right now. We should pray for these faithful believers. It is expected that within two to three years there will be nearly no Christians living in Iraq. We had just begun seeing a many moving back into the area, now many are dying and most are fleeing.

    FWIW, the Muslims I am friends with here in the States are disgusted by these kinds of events. That said, it is hard for them to explain why Islam isn't a religion of hate with these ongoing events.

    Here are your links:
    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-28381455
    http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/19/w...last-iraqi-christians-to-flee-mosul.html?_r=0
    http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/18/isis-islamic-state-issue-ultimatum-to-iraq-christians
    http://www.christianpost.com/news/t...-loot-churches-in-captured-iraqi-city-121577/
     
  5. preachinjesus

    preachinjesus
    Expand Collapse
    Well-Known Member
    Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2004
    Messages:
    7,406
    Likes Received:
    99
    I keep trying to add an edit to the post but it won't let me:

    Last night at an Iftar meal, I was talking with some Muslim friends about this. They are stunned that this kind of persecution continued to go on. When I pressed them on how the Qu'ran provides answers, they had little to offer. I then talked about how Jesus came to bring peace and never championed violence, which is contradistinction to Muhammed who brought violence.

    Muslims are sad at these events, but their religion perpetuates violence upon those who disagree. We must offer them peace and a better way. :)
     

Share This Page

Loading...