Author Archives Cate

  • Ramadan Day 28: Muslims are in bondage to a religion that makes allowance for sex trafficking   Around 84,000 women and girls are trafficked for sex in Tehran, Iran…a city only a little smaller than New York City. Islamic leaders are active in the industry, selling young girls to men in Bangladesh and Pakistan. Child […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 27: Muslims are in bondage to ignorance of what the Bible says.   Fatima was 26 years old when she was brutally killed by her Saudi Arabian family. Her brother had found her journal and discovered that she had left Islam. Her family found out that she was active on internet chat forums, […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 26: Today we are praying for followers of Muhammad who are trying to appease Allah, offering him acts of devotion to cover over any misdeeds and show him they deserve forgiveness.   The last nine days of Ramadan are an especially good time to “make atonement,” since Islamic tradition holds that it was […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 25: Muslims are in bondage to a religion whose sacred texts endorse violent jihad.   The morning after an ISIS terrorist attack in Belgium (which killed 32 people and injured 300 others), USA Today published an op-ed by Nabeel Qureshi entitled, “The Quran’s deadly role in inspiring Belgian slaughter.” Nabeel, who left Islam […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 24: Muslims are in bondage to a religion that allows child abuse   Last spring, an Egyptian teacher beat a 5th grade student, a little boy, to death. This incident wasn’t in a remote village: it was in the city of Cairo. An Egyptian human rights group reported that such incidents are heartbreakingly […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • I’m tired. For the past twenty-two days, I’ve been writing on Islamic practices and history, and researching current events in the Islamic world. For the past twenty-two days, as Muslims around the world observe the fast (and feast) of Ramadan, I’ve been reading about how women in Islamic communities are beaten, starved, forced into marriages, […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 23: Muslims are in bondage to Sharia Law Islamic clerics and scholars teach their people: when the whole world has converted Islam, and every person is governed by the law of Allah, sharia, then there will be peace on earth. It is with that in mind that many Muslims call Islam “the religion […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 22: Muslims are in bondage to a religion that approves of “honor” killings.   “Maha from Egypt left Islam, became a communist…and found both void of love. When she finally read the Gospel of John, it was the loving compassion of Jesus that drew her to Him. The way He dealt with the […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 21: Today, we are praying for Muslims who are forbidden from “blaspheming Islam,” a phrase which effectively means they cannot critically discuss or question any topic touching any part of Islamic history, practice, or law.   According to historical Islamic law and modern Islamic practice, a person is guilty of blaspheming Islam if […]

    CONTINUE READING
  • Ramadan Day 20: Today, we pray for Muslims who have never heard of the freedom found in serving Jesus.   One convert from Islam, rejoicing to have found Christ, said that he had always been puzzled by Allah’s treatment of human failing, because in Islam, the answer to human sin is human effort. Allah gave […]

    CONTINUE READING
(I use my own pagination)s