Examples of the Prophet's sayings

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    The Prophet said:

    'God has no mercy on one who has no mercy for others.'

    'None of you truly believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself.'

    'He who eats his fill while his neighbor goes without food is not a believer. '

    'The truthful and trusty businessman is associated with the prophets the saints, and the martyrs.'

    'Powerful is not he who knocks the other down, indeed powerful is he who controls himself in a fit of anger. '

    'God does not judge according to your bodies and appearances but He scans your hearts and looks into your deeds.'

    'A man walking along a path felt very thirsty. Reaching a well he descended into it, drank his fill and came up. Then he saw a dog with its tongue hanging out, trying to lick up mud to quench its thirst. The man saw that the dog was feeling the same thirst as he had felt so he went down into the well again and filled his shoe with water and gave the dog a drink. God forgave his sins for this action.' The Prophet was asked: 'Messenger of God, are we rewarded for kindness towards animals?' He said, 'There is a reward for kindness to every living thing.'

    From the hadith collections of Bukhari, Muslim, Tirmidhi and Bayhaqi
     
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    Doesn't exactly jibe with Jihadism, now does it?

    FWIW neither does "Onward Christian Soldiers"
     
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    Very true!!

    Many of the attacks do not follow the rules set out by the Prophet concerning Jihad.
     
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    Islam and Women
     
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    Thank you for posting that jillian. Very Interesting, I didn't know a lot of that.
    Those poor muslim women................:evil:
     
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    What does Islam say about war?


    Like Christianity, Islam permits fighting in self-defense, in defense of religion, or on the part of those who have been expelled forcibly from their homes. It lays down strict rules of combat which include prohibitions against harming civilians and against destroying crops, trees and livestock. As Muslims see it, injustice would be triumphant in the world if good men were not prepared to risk their lives in a righteous cause. The Quran says:

    Fight in the cause of God against those who fight you, but do not transgress limits. God does not love transgressors. (2:190)

    If they seek peace, then seek you peace. And trust in God for He is the One that heareth and knoweth all things. (8:61)

    War, therefore, is the last resort, and is subject to the rigorous conditions laid down by the sacred law. The term jihad literally means 'struggle', and Muslims believe that there are two kinds of jihad. The other 'jihad' is the inner struggle which everyone wages against egotistic desires, for the sake of attaining inner peace.
     
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    Islam is pretty disgusting to their women.... as you can see from the things Sunni-nutcase has written.
     
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    You do realise her post comes from a rabid anti-Islamic site, and is full of misinformation and out right lies about Muslims and Islam?
     
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    So you are saying it's not true?

    Imagine, someone posting something from a site that lies, kinda like a certain muslim on here that posts lies about the holocaust...................
     

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