[ExI] Why was nobody ever murdered because of this cartoon?
kellycoinguy at gmail.com
Thu Jan 15 19:18:45 UTC 2015
On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 9:26 AM, Dave Sill <sparge at gmail.com> wrote:
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aniconism_in_Islam is pretty interesting.
> "*Aniconism <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aniconism> in Islam* is a
> proscription in Islam <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam> against the
> creation of images of sentient living beings."
> "The Quran <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quran>, the Islamic holy book
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islamic_holy_books>, does not explicitly
> prohibit the depiction of human figures; it merely condemns idolatry
> "Judaism <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judaism>, which is related to
> Islam as a monotheistic faith of Adam, Abraham, Moses
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moses> (Mūsa
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moses_in_Islam>), and other prophets, has
> a comparable prohibition
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idolatry_in_Judaism> which takes the form
> of a prohibition on any idol <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cult_image>
> or on any artistic representation of God
And yet, if you create something that the current day watered down version
of Judaism would actually still consider an idol, STILL nobody would die.
BTW, everyone drives Mercedes Benzes.
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