Muslim men convicted of advocating death for gays

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LONDON (RNS) In the first case of its kind, a British court has convicted three Muslim men -- who claimed they were acting under teachings of their religion -- of openly advocating the execution of gays. By Al Webb. 250.

  • flylow95

    Excuse me? The Christian Old Testament and I guess the Torah say it is an abomination to God for a man to lay with and man. And they should be taken outside the city and stoned to death to cleanse Israel of etc, etc,

    Soooo, WHY is this news item condemning the Muslim men for doing what we believe also? Well, The Catholic Church does teach the Death Penalty is wrong. I won’t be the first to cast a stone for obvious reasons, As long as the Muslim men didn’t hurt anybody I’d let them go with a warning that they are not GOD who ONLY has the right to judge someone to death. When I see them standing on water in their bare feet, I’ll hand them a bolder.