islam Times – Muslim and Christian communities in Pakistanhave strongly condemned the plan of a USâ€™s pastor to burn the copies of Quran at his church on Saturday, September 11, 2010…The Christian Pastor of church in Florida, Terry Jones has vowed to burn copiesÂ of the Quran on Saturday to protest the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in USA.
A Muslim religious group in Pakistannamely Movement for Prophetâ€™s Honour inÂ Pakistanin a statement on Thursday said, burning of Quran is an insult to IslamÂ and the entire Muslim world and we can not accept it. The statement said, aÂ number of religious scholars associated with the group held protest in the
different cities of Pakistanagainst the insulting annoucment by the AmericanÂ priest.
The statement demanded the government and people of Pakistanto come forward and
record their protest on the pastorâ€™s plan to insult Quran.Back to top button
Meanwhile, Dr.Alexander Jaan Malik, the beshop of Lahoresaid, the USpastor,Terry Jones was not representative of whole Christian community and we strondlyÂ condemned his shameful annoucment.
The Pakistani beshop pointed out, the pastorâ€™s act can badely effect the effortsÂ for religious harmony and unity among the different religions and USâ€™sÂ government should make immediate action to stop the pastor from the taking suchÂ shameful act.