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?"
“Son of man, What is the vine tree more than any tree, or than a branch which is among the trees of the forest?” Ezekiel 15:2 These words are for the humbling of God’s people; they are called God’s vine, but what are they by nature more than others? They, by God’s goodness, have become [...]