Since the September 11th Islamic terror attack on the U.S., the West has become aware of the Arabic word “jihad.” What is jihad? Is it true that Islam typically does not spread by evidence, but rather by the threat of the sword?
Usama Dakdok is the founder of the Straight Way of Grace Ministry. He’s the speaker on the daily radio broadcast, Revealing the Truth About Islam. He speaks fluent Arabic and has translated the Qur’an into English. He’s the author of Exposing the Truth About the Qur’an and Exposing the Truth About Jihad.
Brannon Howse: This is very shocking to me, because one of the things that is taught in this document by the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, a liberal Lutheran division, they taught the five tenets of Islam, although you and I know there are seven tenets; they leave out two of the seven. But one of this five they teach is almsgiving or zakat.