Jihad--Literally means ‘to strive’ or ‘to exert to the utmost.’ In Islamic parlance it signifies all forms of striving, including armed struggle, aimed at making the Word of Allah prevail. Jihad strives with a motive of hatred & and a goal of destruction of their enemies. If hatred is such a strong motivator, how come we keep hearing that Islam is a "religion of peace?"
Several years ago my wife Sharon and I were visiting our son Richard at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, where he was launching his …“We Are the Destroyers”
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