Written by Theresa Corbin
20 Things you should know about Sharia:
- Sharia is not a bad word.
- Islam is Sharia. Sharia is Islam.
- Sharia forbids forcing people to follow Sharia.
- Sharia forbids suicide especially suicide bombing because …
- Sharia forbids murder especially of innocent people.
- Sharia demands that you look out for your neighbor.
- Sharia forbids harming living things without need such as food.
- 70% of Sharia, deals with rituals of worship. It tells me, and anyone who chooses Islam, how I to pray, fast, give charity, and make the pilgrimage to Mecca.
- Another 25% of the sharia deals with diet, personal finance, and family law.
- The other 5 % of sharia deals with establishing good manners and punishments for grievous crimes.
- No where in Sharia are women not allowed to drive, hold jobs, or have agency in their own lives.
- No where in Sharia does Sharia claim that it should over throw the U.S. Gov. For more info, read my Sharia Creep post here.
- Sharia even allows those non-Muslims living in a Sharia governed state to live and conduct their lives by their own religious laws.
- Sharia demands those who follow it to be moderates.
- Sharia is not static. Sharia is fluid and changes in its application depending on time, place, and circumstance.
- Just because a country calls it’s laws “Sharia based”, doesn’t make it so.
- Some leaders have use Sharia as an excuse to manipulate the masses and usurp power. Can you think of any leaders like this?
- No “Shariah compliant” country actually exists. In fact, some Western countries exemplify Sharia more than so called Muslim countries because of their human rights and freedoms of religion and expression.
- Shariah only allows fighting or going to war when it is in self defense.
- The death penalty for adultery in Sharia is unenforceable without a confession because the method of proving adultery is impossible. It is a preventative measure instead of a strict, brutal law.
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Take the Buzzfeed quiz to see if you will be deported with me for following Sharia. Yes, even you non-Muslims might get the boot! Let us know in the comments if you are getting deported if the Newt gets his way.
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