Muslim Imams, scholars and speakers condemned vehemently the recent attacks on two churches in Egypt which claimed scores of lives and injuries.
The bombings that targeted Christian worshippers on Palm Sunday were described as terrible and terrorist crimes that are not condoned by Islam.
Scholars cited Quranic verses and hadiths of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) that emphasize the sanctity of human life and Muslims’ duty to protect it.
Muslim Scholars Refute ISIL’s Ideology (Folder)
Are the convictions and practices of ISIL Islamic?
This folder offers a critical review of ISIL ideas, highlights ethics of Jihad and war in Islam and refutes misconceptions revived by ISIL’s violations.
One of the most important principles when it comes to the manner of jihad is that only combatants may be killed; their families and non-combatants may not be killed intentionally.
Learn more about ethics of war in Islam.