Burning Qur’ans does not build bridges of love and respect, instead it builds walls of fear and hate. Also, this kind of action tears down years of friendship-building by dedicated followers of Christ who have shown His love to anyone of any faith.
Just a short distance from Pastor Jones’ church is a thriving Campus Crusade for Christ ministry at the University of Florida in Gainesville. The director of this campus student ministry shares an excellent perspective on the situation on his blog.
- The Muslims’ book is known as the Quran, Kuran, Koran, Qur’ān, Coran or al-Qur’ān.
- The image is available on Wikimedia Commons.