Blasphemy laws have no basis in the Quran

Michael McAlister Blog Leave a Comment

This is from the “Do Not Become The Unconsciousness You Seek To Avoid” file.

Regardless of our tradition (and yes, this includes Buddhism), clinging to scripture or practice can distort sacred teachings. Ali Khan Mahmudabad’sexplores the blasphemy laws of both Pakistan and Indonesia

in this morning’s Guardian.

Believers are urged in the sixth chapter of the Quran to “not revile those whom they pray to other than Allah so that they do not revile Allah through their ignorance”.

via Pakistan and Indonesias blasphemy laws have no basis in the Quran | Ali Khan Mahmudabad | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *