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  • Ramadan day 30: Pray for the deliverance of Muslims from the bondage of their belief system that tyrannizes every aspect of their lives. Today marks the end of Ramadan 2016. Muhammad said that during Ramadan “the gates of the heaven are opened and the gates of Hell are closed and the devils are chained” (Sahih […]

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  • Ramadan Day 29: Muslims are in bondage to a religion that fears personal liberty   Today is the next-to-last day of Ramadan. It also happens to be a special day in my country where we celebrate the freedom we have to work and live as we see fit. Although individual liberty can be (and is) […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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