Tag Archives: Islam

Religious news: Michael Jackson Becomes a Muslim

From Big Network News Troubled pop star Michael Jackson has converted to Islam and changed his name to Mikaeel. The Sun.co.uk reports that Jackson, 50, was dressed in the Islamic garb as he pledged his allegiance to the Koran at … Continue reading

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Religious News: Islamic Preacher has 86 wives, 170 children

http://newsimg.bbc.co.uk/media/images/44901000/jpg/_44901080_wives_baba_226.jpg From BBC News: Africa   A Nigerian man with 86 wives, Mohammadu Bello Abubakar, has been arrested by an Islamic court for refusing to divorce all but four of them.   He was picked up in a pre-dawn raid … Continue reading

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Religious News: Saudi Arabia – Young Woman arrested for..driving

JEDDAH, (Arab News) : Police arrested a woman in her twenties while driving her family’s car in the Aziziah district, a security source said Thursday. The source said that police took the woman to the police station where she was … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: In God’s Name

Religious fanaticism needs to be confronted and denounced no matter where it originates or operates. Christ is the Prince of Peace and we, as Christians, have a holy calling and distinct obligation to seek reconciliation and promote His peaceable Kingdom … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Stoning Jesus

Should we as Christians give up some of our sacred beliefs about Christ in order to accommodate other peoples’ beliefs?   Podcast version here   Last week, our General Assembly in its own way, tried to begin the peace process … Continue reading

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Religious News: Two American Preachers Accused of Hate Crime in Britain

Ministers Arthur Cunningham and Joseph Abraham were handing out Gospel leaflets in a Muslim area in the city of Birmingham, UK, when they were stopped by a passing Community Police Officer. He allegedly became aggressive and told the preachers to … Continue reading

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Muslim Extremist Jailed in Britain

Home grown Islamic activist jailed for four years for threatening British and US forces, and inciting fellow Muslims to form terrorism cells in UK.   As reported by The Independent   By Cahal Milmo   A Muslim activist who became known … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Touching God

John 20:19-29       Jesus confronts Thomas   It was just an ordinary day back in Maybole, Scotland. I had been making house calls in the village of Dunure, which was about 9 miles away from the manse. I was heading home … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Tom and Jerry

Do you remember the old Tom and Jerry cartoons?  Long before they were deemed politically incorrect because of the comic violence in them, I used to love watching them every night on TV. They made me really laugh, but I … Continue reading

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Religious News: Turkish Theologians Reinterpret Sacred Islamic Texts

Turkey is preparing to publish a document that represents a revolutionary reinterpretation of Islam – and a controversial and radical modernization of the religion.   The country’s powerful Department of Religious Affairs has commissioned a team of theologians at Ankara … Continue reading

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