https://youtu.be/HfSqlifOtw4 We carry on discussing the specific verses in the Holy Quran which command that hands should be 'cut off' for specific crimes.
https://youtu.be/Rhi8X7dly04 In the video above, we look at verses 5:33 and 5:38 where the Holy Quran commands that hands should be cut for certain crimes. But the translations of these verses always state "cut off", instead of just cut. With this in mind we consider alternative interpretations of the meanings of the Arabic words used … Continue reading Cut Off Their Hands – Part One
The Sunni interpretation allows for disobedient wives to be beaten, but how many Sunni women know this? There could not possibly be any moral ambiguity on the issue of wife beating. Not in this day and age, I reassured myself. After all, Islam had not invented misogyny. Other faith traditions have had to address scriptures … Continue reading Muslim women shocked to learn that their Islam allows wife beating
Saeed emails us asking; Why does the Quran tell Muslims to force others to join their religion? A whole chapter of the Holy Quran is devoted to this topic even its name is Al Kafiroon or The Disbelievers. It is a short chapter. It simply asks the Holy Prophet Muhammad (s) to say to the … Continue reading Ask the VM: Muslims to force others to join their religion?