Nothing should be surprising about this. It is built into theÂ Afghan constitution.
Sharia is the law of the land and has the last word in defining the limits on the practice of other religions. And Sharia forbids conversion out of Islam.Â Muhammad himself prescribed death for apostates.
A warning shot. Will they faceÂ additional threats when they try to rebuild? “Officials: Bomb detonated in empty church in Egypt…”
The problem is, you guessed it: “extremism, not Islam.”
“Five of the farms were owned by Somali Christian converts from Islam,” who have now fled and are in hiding, no doubt because of Islam’s death penalty for apostates.