Islamic attacks in London, Stockholm, Paris, Nice, Berlin and Israel, Europe is waking up to the fact that these abrupt acts of murder — using knives, guns and cars — are the new norm.
What does leaving Islam mean for Muslims? Those of us not born intoIslamcan’treally understand what apostasy means for a Muslim. We can understand academically but that is the extent of it.
The famous Qur’anic verse (2:256) that states ‘There is no compulsion in religion’, which is often quoted in part* and taken as evidence that Islam is tolerant of non-Muslims.
It is said that Islam is the most tolerant of religions the world has ever seen and gives complete freedom of religion. There is no compulsion in religion is of quoted. Here we see the real position – Islam at its core is a repressive and violent religion.
An extensive look at the punishment for apostasy in Islam by Silas INTRODUCTION The punishment for apostasy from Islam is a controversial topic for Muslims living in the West and for ex-Muslims everywhere. That’s because Islam teaches that apostates are...