Posted in Evangelista Bintang Tiga

Where is the LOVE? Show me, show me, show me

DAP organizing secretary Anthony Loke previously said:

“If we are not involved in crime, why should we worry over its implementation or punishment. What MCA is doing is demonising Islam, painting Islam with an extremist kind of image with regard to hudud, to which we [DAP] do not agree.” — see Malaysiakini article below

Anthony accused MCA of demonizing Islam when the BN Chinese party voiced its opposition to hudud. Continue reading “Where is the LOVE? Show me, show me, show me”

Posted in Kristian

Lesson for Christians from the Natrah riot

The Natrah religious riot rocked Singapore for three days beginning 11 Dec 1950, killing 18 people and injuring 173. The 13-year-old Dutch girl whose fate sparked the rioting is known to Christians as Maria Bertha Hertogh and to Muslims as Natrah (also spelled Nadra).

Heightened sentiments stemming from the Natrah court hearing were further aggravated by the newspaper war (English language versus Malay language paper). On Dec 5, the Singapore Standard published on its page 2 the headline ‘Bertha Knelt Before Virgin Mary Statue‘.

Posted in Hudud

Secularism and how does M’sia compare with the Turkish model?

Secularism refers to:

  • The separation of the religious orders from the state
  • Neutrality of the state in religious matters
  • Equal treatment by the state of different religions, and
  • Religion being a matter of the private sphere which is strictly separated from the public sphere

Continue reading “Secularism and how does M’sia compare with the Turkish model?”

Posted in DAP, Islam, PAS, Religion

Chan Lilian in ‘trouble’ over her Christianity, actually

By all accounts, the crux of Chan Lilian’s contentious tweet lies in this line: “i think all Christians shud march for all the persecution they had done to us and our Lord”.

The police had investigated Lilian for sedition but apparently No Further Action (NFL).

Chan Lilian, Special Officer to Lim Guan Eng and one of his chief propagandists

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Continue reading “Chan Lilian in ‘trouble’ over her Christianity, actually”