Happy 1984: Infidel Organs for Muslims

Barb Wire

(1 min Audio Report – Faith2Action)

The ruling, handed down by from the Islamic State’s Research and Fatwa Committee, answers the query whether it is permissible “to take the captured apostate’s body organs and give them to Muslims who are in need of them.”

Muslim organ harvesting

Citing various Islamic texts and the opinions of Islamic scholars, the fatwa states that “the notion that transplanting healthy organs into a Muslim person’s body in order to save the latter’s life or replace a damaged organ with it is permissible.”

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Janet Porter
Janet (Folger) Porter is President and Founder of Faith2Action, the nation’s largest network of pro-family groups. Janet authored the first Heartbeat Bill to legally protect unborn babies with detectible heartbeats which inspired Arkansas and North Dakota's Heartbeat Laws--the most protective pro-life laws in the nation. She has authored five books including: The Criminalization of Christianity and hosts a daily radio commentary heard in more than 300 markets. You can follow her on Twitter @Faith2Action.

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