An Afghan supreme court judge holds a copy of Abdul Rahman's Bible, who would not now face the death sentance for refusing to convert back to Islam from Christianity.We may have dodged a bullet on this one.....but think about this. Are there some cultures that are unredeamable? If so, what do you do with them? How do you keep them in their box without loosing your own soul?
Because, in the 21st Century, how do you come to a point of order with this:
"Rejecting Islam is insulting God. We will not allow God to be humiliated. This man must die," said cleric Abdul Raoulf, who is considered a moderate and was jailed three times for opposing the Taliban before the hard-line regime was ousted in 2001.Very nice, the Religion of Pieces.
Senior Muslim clerics demanded Thursday that an Afghan man on trial for converting from Islam to Christianity be executed, warning that if the government caves in to Western pressure and frees him, they will incite people to "pull him into pieces."