Bible-burning Egyptian cleric jailed ...

Bible-burning Egyptian cleric jailed for 11 years

There are 9 comments on the Reuters story from Jun 16, 2013, titled Bible-burning Egyptian cleric jailed for 11 years. In it, Reuters reports that:

A Cairo court sentenced an Egyptian Muslim preacher to 11 years in jail for blasphemy on Sunday for burning a Bible during a protest last year outside the U.S. embassy.

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Basil Muhammad

Ferntree Gully, Australia

#1 Jun 16, 2013
This again illustrates the fairness of Islamic law.

Since: Feb 12

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#2 Jun 17, 2013
Which part is fair? the cleric only received a suspended sentence, if some one had burned a copy of the koran he would have been executed.
Basil Muhammad

Ferntree Gully, Australia

#3 Jun 17, 2013
His incarceration is pending the result of an appeal. What could be fairer ?
Bombardier

Hillview, KY

#4 Jun 17, 2013
Basil Muhammad wrote:
His incarceration is pending the result of an appeal. What could be fairer ?
What would be fairer is no punishment at all. Blasphemy laws are idiotic. Freedom of speech is the American way.

“... truth will out.”

Since: May 08

Stratford, Connecticut.

#5 Jun 18, 2013
Basil Muhammad wrote:
His incarceration is pending the result of an appeal. What could be fairer ?
He waits for his "appeal" while incarerated as do non-muslims in Egypt.

"Cairo's Nasr City court sentenced Ahmed Abdullah and his son was given a suspended sentence of eight years over the same incident, the Middle East News Agency reported. The two were ordered to pay a fine of 5,000 Egyptian pounds ($700). The ruling can be appealed ..."

http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2021...
Basil Muhammad

Ferntree Gully, Australia

#6 Jun 18, 2013
Bombardier wrote:
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What would be fairer is no punishment at all. Blasphemy laws are idiotic. Freedom of speech is the American way.
All religions should be respected, but only one will ultimately survive-Islam.
Proud American

Indianapolis, IN

#7 Jun 18, 2013
Basil Muhammad wrote:
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All religions should be respected, but only one will ultimately survive-Islam.
Do you see the humor of that statement considering you muslims keep blowing each other up by the tens of thousands? Considering that your countries are impoverished and disease ridden? Considering that more and more people every day are turning their backs on islam, the religion of misery and death?

Good luck with that whole 'surviving' thing.
Helen

Mississauga, Canada

#8 Jun 19, 2013
Basil Muhammad wrote:
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All religions should be respected, but only one will ultimately survive Islam.
You are perfectly right basil. The one ,which ultimately survive Islam is he "Christ consciousness"
Naman

├śrsta, Norway

#9 Jun 19, 2013
Basil Muhammad wrote:
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All religions should be respected, but only one will ultimately survive-Islam.
All the errors in the Quran prove that the book - and thus the religion - is not from a god (no god makes mistakes, contradictions, etc. by the hundreds). It has happened before that pagan religions - even strong ones - have succombed to correct info and facts. Islam is still expanding, but is feeling the heat, and many are leaving the religion.

http://1000mistakes.com
"Muhammadans, not Muslims"

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