holy war


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holy war

An ongoing dialog on an Internet newsgroup about some controversial subject. See flame.
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Continue reading "Are We Seeing the Sparks of a Holy War in Jerusalem?
The supernatural western centres on struggling Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), Irish vampire Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) and con woman Tulip (Ruth Negga), who unknowingly get involved in a holy war.
In his recent monograph, Darius von Guttner-Sporzynski traces the evolution of the concept of holy war and its change into crusading, within the context of the reign of the Piast dynasty in Poland, from 1100, to the settlement of the Teutonic Order within the borders of Poland and Prussia, in 1226.
Ebrahim, one of the NCMF commissioners, said jihad is erroneously and inaccurately portrayed or presented as having the same meaning with holy war.
Fouad Belkacem, 32, the chief of the Sharia4Belgium group, was convicted by a court in the northern port city of Antwerp of radicalising, recruiting and dispatching young men to fight holy war.
A more secularized Europe was a reaction to wartime religious excesses, even as that same "rhetoric of the holy war and holy nation" coupled with apocalyptic ideas to "metastasize" into "Fascism, Nazism, and racial extermination.
What makes Russia's involvement resembling holy war according to Rasta is that money is a request.
Morsi, a member of the Sunni Muslim Brotherhood, had cut off diplomatic relations with Syria, led by Shi'ite President Bashar al-Assad, last month at a rally packed with hardline fellows calling for holy war in Syria.
The public prosecutor who read out the charges against the two said the suspects were involved in spreading sedition by issuing fatwas (religious edicts) and inciting people to participate in a holy war in Iraq, in addition to embracing takfiri (declaring Muslims as kafirs) ideologies.
He wanted to convince Muslims worldwide they were in a holy war with America and was worried the full name al-Qaeda al-Jihad, meaning The Base of Holy War, had become shortened.
Nelson in both Religion and Holy War stresses the influence of Frank Knight's teachings.
If Washington and Seoul try to create a conflict on the Korean peninsula, we will respond with a holy war on the basis of our nuclear deterrent forces," Kwon said, according to China s Xinhua news agency on Saturday, in a story datelined Havana.