Christians need to affirm their love for Muslims (Christ died for all men), and stand against any
persecution against them based on their religion or ethnicity. We should also seek to enter into dialog with
them where possible, so that they might learn more about Jesus, whom they respect as a prophet, but do not accept
as savior. At the same time, we should be entirely opposed to the wanton murder of innocent people by terrorists.
And we should not give the false impression, so prevalent in our culture today, that our beliefs are equal.
Jesus said He is the only way to God the Father (John 14:6).
Radical Islam has continued to grow. Their aim is to control the world. Intelligence experts warn that
another great attack is likely in America. Few Muslim mosques stand effectively against violence. Instead,
they tend to serve as places of recruitment for jihadists. Outdated immigration policies and weak border control
allow the continued flow of trained terrorists into our country. Americans and their leaders need to wake up and
find ways to stop this trend before it is too late for us.
In July, 2014 the radical jihadist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as Islamic State of
Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), claimed that they were establishing a new Islamic caliphate, with the goal of reclaiming
the lands once held by the Ottoman Empire. Using the most brutal tactics seen in our lifetime -- including beheadings,
crucifixions, mass slaughter, and burying opponents alive -- they have invaded large portions of Syria and Iraq, and have
killed or driven out almost all Christians. This new, illegitimate force is motivated by Sunni Islamic theology,
and will undoubtedly be resisted by the Shite branch of Islam, led by Iran. They will also be opposed by Western powers,
including the United States and the more moderate Sunni nations such as Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Egypt.
The continued growth of Islam raises another prophetic possibility: that the large and growing number of Muslims in
Europe might exert a strong influence over the culture there. The affected area would resemble the
old Roman Empire at it's greatest extent, and could be what was predicted in Daniel, chapter 2, where it depicts
the final world empire, symbolized by iron [Rome] and clay [Islamic influence?]. See
Revived Roman Empire.
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Jesuit scholar rips Pope for concessions to Islam
Jun. 18, 2017 - Jesuit scholar, Father Henri Boulad, points to Quran verses to show that the Pope should not make concessions to Islam.
Egyptian Greek Melkite Jesuit Father Henri Boulad said, "The reason for the terrorism is simple... the Quran orders Muslims to inflict “terror.”
“Terrorize and behead those who believe in scriptures other than the Quran. - Quran 8:12
“Muslims must muster all weapons to terrorize the infidels.” - Quran 8:60
“The Jews and the Christians are perverts; fight them. - Quran 9:30
“Maim and crucify the infidels if they criticize Islam.” - Quran 5:33
- Source: WND
Jesuit Scholar: Islamic Extremists Are the True Muslims - Breitbart
Pope Francis: ‘Muslim Terrorism Does Not Exist’ - Breitbart
- A Catholic response:
Don't be fooled! Hear what Pope Francis REALLY said about Islam and the root of terrorism - Catholic Online
Prophetic Significance of Islam
Franklin Graham: Threat of Islam 'real, serious, dangerous
Jun. 5, 2017 - In the wake of increased terrorist attacks, Frankllin Graham reminded his Facebook readers
that radical Islam is a serious danger.
“We need to pray that God would give our president, our Congress, and our Senate wisdom – and the guts to do what is
right for our nation, and not what’s politically correct.
- Source: WND
Saudi foreign minister: Trump visit 'turning point' in US-Islamic relations
May 21, 2017 - Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir praised President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia. He said,
"Today was a truly historic day in the relationship between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United States and we believe at the
beginning of a turning point in the relationship between the United States and the Arab and Islamic world."
- Source: Washington Examiner
Trump tells Muslim leaders to fight ‘Islamic extremism,’ ‘drive terror’ from their lands - Times of Israel
Trump: Mideast 'cannot wait for U.S. power to crush this enemy for them' - Jerusalem Post
President Trump: The Fight Against Terrorism Is a 'Battle Between Good and Evil' - Time
Trump’s historic Saudi visit - Saudi Gazette
Trump, in speech to Muslim leaders, calls for shutting down terror funding - Fox
Trump Calls For Coalition to Stamp Out Extremism - NewsMax
President Trump's first foreign trip: Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, more destinations, details
May 19, 2017 - President Trump will begin a historic trip to many countries today. His tour will include Saudi Arabia, Israel, and the Vatican.
Trump will visit the homelands of three major religions -- which no president has done in the same trip before, a senior
administration official said Wednesday -- and attend multiple high-profile summits. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will accompany Trump.
- Source: NewsDay
- Update May 20, 2017 - President Trump, King Salman sign new US-Saudi agreements - Fox live coverage
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