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Liberal ladies won't

care to be informed, I'm sure, but this is VERY important to know.



Is this something we should be concerned with?



Are YOU asleep?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XK1pnCldKZI

A MUST SEE!

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mustbeGRACE

Asked by mustbeGRACE at 5:36 AM on May. 2, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (90)
  • Islamic people are sexy.
    BlueSaphire

    Answer by BlueSaphire at 5:41 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Wow that wasn't at all racist or Zionist in origin.
    momandvet

    Answer by momandvet at 5:55 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • WHY did these people immigrate in the first place.....????
    CHEAP LABOR>..... RIch... let these people come... more money for me....
    Now when they are here....you have to deal with it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:24 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Grace, life changes.... Are you afraid of muslims?
    I believe God made ALL People.... including muslims.... Grace..
    If you believe in God.... when you die ..... muslims will be in heaven also..

    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 8:32 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Grace.... what makes you a good person and a muslim (bad?) Are you just afraid of anyone who is different than you?
    Everyone have the right their beliefs....


    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 8:56 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Basic Beliefs of the Islamic Faith
    Muslims share certain beliefs, including:
    The oneness of God (Allah) - For Muslims, there is no entity worthy of worship but Allah. Allah has no partners, no progeny and no gender.
    Belief in God's prophets - Muslims believe that Allah's message was given to numerous prophets, including Noah, Abraham, Moses, Elijah, and Jesus, and other prophets common to Christianity and Judaism, as well as Muhammad. Muslims believe that Muhammad is the last prophet, in part because he had the most success instituting God's word in his lifetime.
    Belief in sacred books - These include the Torah, the Psalms, the Gospel, and the Quran.
    The day of judgment and resurrection - Muslims believe that human beings are accountable for their behavior during their lifetimes. At death, that behavior is part of what determines how the person will be judged.
    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 9:02 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Basic Tenets of the Islamic Faith
    There are five fundamental practices that are generally common to Muslims worldwide. These are commonly known as the Five Pillars of Islam. They include:
    Declaration of Faith - This is what people say to become Muslim, and it is repeated during prayer, in the call to prayer, and at other times during the day. This declaration of faith, called the shahada, states, "There is no god but God and Muhammad is his messenger."
    Prayer - Muslims are supposed to make five daily ritual prayers -- one at dawn, one at noon, another in the afternoon, at sunset, and before bed. These prayers may be performed alone or in a group. Friday is the Muslim Sabbath, so people may gather in a mosque for the noon prayer. This is called juma'a.
    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 9:04 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Giving charity - Muslims are required to give of their bounty to those who have less. This is called zakat, which literally mean "purification." It is a tax of 2.5% of one's annual savings.
    Fasting during the month of Ramadan- Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Muslims fast from dawn until dusk. They abstain from food, water, sex, cigarettes, gossip, anger, backbiting, and other negative behaviors. The fast is designed to encourage self-discipline and sympathy. Ramadan is the month when the first revelation was given to the prophet.

    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 9:05 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Pilgrimage, or hajj - If they are financially and physically able, Muslims are required to make a pilgrimage, or hajj, to Mecca once during their lives. Mecca is in Saudi Arabia, and is the site of the Kaaba, the building Muslims believe was the first house of worship dedicated to the one God. Several rituals are performed during hajj: circling the Kaaba; running between the hills of Safa and Marwa (echoing Hagar's search for water for her son, Ishmael); traveling to the plain of Arafat, outside of Mecca; and throwing stones at pillars that symbolize the devil.
    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 9:06 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • Something to be concerned about???


    NO
    People are afraid of what they don't know or understand...
    I think there is enough room for all of us to live together..... Hopefully someday in peace.....
    Video's like the one you are showing...
    Doesn't help bring about PEACE! It Just spreads fear and ignorance....
    Grandmarga

    Answer by Grandmarga at 9:11 AM on May. 2, 2009

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