- Jun 12, 2005
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Ten things people should know about Islam .
by Deborah Birkett
Here's the condensed list. Please follow this link for the full article.
1. Allah is God.
2. The biggest sin is Islam is shirk: "associating partners with God."
3. Muslims don't believe that Jesus was the son of God.
4. Muslims don't worship the Prophet Muhammad.
5. Translations of the Qur'an are not the Qur'an.
6. Not all Muslims are Arabs; not all Arabs are Muslims.
7. Culture is not religion.
8. Islam is not a monolith.
9. Jihad does not mean "holy war."
10. Islam does not promote, sponsor, condone or encourage terrorism or murder.
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