Outrageous teachings by new GZ mosque big – NYPOST.com
…”Adhami, 44, who was born in Washington and says that he began his Islamic studies in Syria at age 8, claims to be descended from “the noble lineage of the family of the Prophet Muhammad.” The organizers of the mosque sought yesterday to distance themselves from Adhami’s comments and backpedal on his role in the $100 million project.”….
Ground Zero mosque Imam Abdallah Adhami’s views on homosexuality, religious freedom and faith, from lectures posted on the Web:
…..”On homosexuality and “sexual deviance” “An enormously overwhelming percentage of people struggle with homosexual feeling because of some form of violent emotional or sexual abuse at some point in their life.” “A small, tiny percentage of people are born with a natural inclination that they cannot explain. You find this in the animal kingdom at some level as well.” On leaving the faith: “If you look over the Koran from cover to cover, you literally have the right to reject God’s message. The only thing you do not have the right to do is spread this conviction, lest you, quote-unquote, ‘pollute’ others.” “If someone leaves the din, leaves the path privately, they cannot be touched. If someone preaches about apostasy or preaches their views, they’re jailed . . . Many jurists have said they have to be killed.” ….