Back to Home

God & Science Forum Message

Forums: Atm · Astrophotography · Blackholes · Blackholes2 · CCD · Celestron · Domes · Education
Eyepieces · Meade · Misc. · God and Science · SETI · Software · UFO · XEphem
RSS Button

Home | Discussion Forums | God and Science | Post

Be the first pioneers to continue the Astronomy Discussions at our new Astronomy meeting place...
The Space and Astronomy Agora
See The Post In The Above Thread

Forum List | Follow Ups | Post Message | Back to Thread Topics | In Response To
Posted by Richard Ruquist on February 24, 2003 22:58:34 UTC


My post in the above thread seems to answer the questions that come from these quotes of the quran.

In short you are correct that the Muslims, especially the Arabs, did not follow the quran. In the quotes above it says explicitly several times that Muslims cannot wage war unless in self-defense.

Is that correct or is there an out that allows Islam to attack other peoples in order to convert them to Islam? If there is such a loophole, then the quran condones aggression. If not then Islam just ignored the quran when it took control of most of the world.

For example, suppose a muslim family moved to a hindu land and were oppressed there. Does that give Islam the right to conquer tha hindu land?

If so, then the quran condones aggression.

peace murat

Follow Ups:

    Login to Post
    Additional Information
    About Astronomy Net | Advertise on Astronomy Net | Contact & Comments | Privacy Policy
    Unless otherwise specified, web site content Copyright 1994-2022 John Huggins All Rights Reserved
    Forum posts are Copyright their authors as specified in the heading above the post.
    "dbHTML," "AstroGuide," "ASTRONOMY.NET" & "VA.NET"
    are trademarks of John Huggins