posted on Jun, 4 2013 @ 05:04 PM
reply to post by FlyersFan
At face-value, the joint statement of acknowledging the Holocaust and overcoming antisemitism is refreshing and gives hope for peace.
In the linked article, the joint statement states:
“Together, we pledge to make real the commitment of ‘never again’ and to stand united against injustice wherever it may be found in the
To be completely honest, the only way Muslims can insure that a Holocaust "never again"
happens is if Muslims either reject the
Qur'an and Sunnah,... or commit the sin bid'ah (religious innovation) by revising and changing Islamic theology.
According to the two most authentic and trustworthy Hadith
sources (Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim),
Muhammad is quoted as saying:
"The Day of Judgement will not come about until Muslims fight the Jews , when the Jew will hide behind stones and trees. The stones and trees
will say O Muslims, O Abdullah, there is a Jew behind me, come and kill him. Only the Gharkad tree, (a certain kind of tree) would not do that because
it is one of the trees of the Jews."
And here is what allah says in the Qur'an:
"Strongest among men in enmity to the believers wilt thou find the Jews and Pagans."
- Suratul Ma'idah, Ayah 82
Like I said, I am skeptically hopeful about the joint-statement, but Islam's prophet and their god allah give much reason for doubt. Here's to