Tag: Islamic law

Egypt: Christians threaten to walk out on constitution rewriting over Islamic law dispute

Originally published in Washington Times Christians on a committee rewriting Egypt’s constitution threatened to walk out Thursday after disputes over portions dealing with Islamic law. Egypt’s ultraconservative Al-Nour party — which has one member in the 50-person panel — has been pushing for adding an article defining Islamic, or Shariah, […]

Teen sentenced to 100 lashes: no comment. Beer made from bath water: stomach turns!

[notice]HELEN BURNARD, writing last week for INcontext Ministries expresses her great frustration at the Church’s silence about flogging and violence in the name of Islam and Sharia Law. Gateway News invites you to submit your Righteous Rant to news@gatewaynews.co.za for possible publication in this new, occasional column where readers get […]