I: [anthroposophy] Re: Islam is a cancer
----- Original Message -----
From: VALENTINA BRUNETTI
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: minnie_.com>
> How often were we all warned repeatedly by Steiner of Islam
> > [although it seems he referred to it mostly as Mohammadism] rise to
> > enormous power "about the turn of the 20th and beginning of the 21st
> > centuries" with Ahriman's incarnation in the West?
> Hi list.
> This quote is quite twisted and incorrect. When, lecturing on the turn
> of the century Steiner talks about the Beast t and also Ahriman's
> incarnation (for instance into "The Book of Revelation and the Workk of
> Priest") , he does not mention any "Islam" at all.
> He talks about Islam's retrograde impulses between VI and XII cent mainly
> as a Father's religion unaware of Son's reality.
> This has very little to do with today's Islam ( the unawareness of
> Christ's impulse could have to be easily put as a "a pattern on the tight"
> to tens of religious,scientific,political,moral issues of today) and it
> only a matter concerning the case of people who want to hide their
> chauvinism under "Steiner's dixit" falsified statements in order to
> demonstrate that " Islam is Evil" and "Bush is Good".
> We have all
> > remained asleep except for a rare soul here and there, but
> > sleep/unconsciousness is exactly the time of Ahriman's greatest
> > advances. It is to no avail for one to state the words supposedly
> > cried out aloud by Christ Jesus upon the Cross, but as Steiner states,
> > those words were not "My God, My God, why hast Thou forsaken me" but
> > "My God, My God, how Thou has glorified me!" The ONLY solution to the
> > horrors of today and to those worse horrors to come, is through
> > Spirituality in the true sense of the Word! We gain nothing
> > rationalizing, discecting, evaluating or blaming, but we gain what
> > mankind has been given the opportunity to gain for not only himself,
> > but for the Spiritual Hierarchies and the world, via TRUE
> > Anthroposophy! Where is this TRUE Anthroposophy to be found? Not in
> > ranting, smearing another, bewailing one's fate, blame of others or
> > condemnation, but we find it within our very hearts IF we have allowed
> > it to grow there!
> > Blessed Resurrection,
> > Minnie_Hah
> > --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Br. Ron" <rlloyd@d...> wrote:
> > >
> > > WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO?
> > >
> > > "All of us like sheep have gone astray."
> > >
> > >
> > > You have survived a perilous journey into a frightening realm.
> > You have explored the dark recesses of man's soul, examined our worst
> > nature, surveyed our most heinous behavior. You have probed hell and
> > have met demons, both real and imagined. On behalf of the billion
> > souls ensnared by Islam, and the millions who have been victimized by
> > it, thank you for caring enough to endure.
> > > So what are you going to do?
> > > I suppose the answer to that question depends upon who you
> > are-what you believe. Knowing that Islam is rotten to the core is
> > better than not knowing, but knowledge alone won't save lives or make
> > the world any better.
> > > If you'll bear with me a few more pages, I'd like to suggest a
> > course of action for folks who, like me, know Yahweh and have accepted
> > Yahshua's gift of eternal life; for agnostics and atheists, secular
> > humanists practicing the false religion of Political Correctness; for
> > bad Muslims; and then for good ones.
> > > But first a word for everyone: all religions are poisonous;
> > some are just more lethal than others. Islam is the worst of a bad
> > lot. Islam has no redeeming qualities. Those who submit are destined
> > to live and die in civil, economic, intellectual, and religious
> > poverty. Collectively, the Islamic nations rank as the least free,
> > least prosperous, and least enlightened places on earth. One fifth of
> > the world's population is responsible for over four fifths of the
> > world's armed conflicts. In life, Muslims are damned by a false
> > prophet. In death, a demonic spirit claims their soul. And they do not
> > suffer alone. Terror is the legacy of Islam.
> > > If you were looking for a summary of Muhammad's creation, a
> > way to shortcut 700 pages of study, you won't find it here. The
> > religion of a billion people isn't something to trifle with. A little
> > knowledge is always dangerous. A handful of quotes used out of context
> > will do more harm than good. If you want to study what Islam has to
> > say about Jihad, Muhammad's indiscretions, the history and nature of
> > Allah, or Satan's role in establishing the religion, an Index and a
> > Quotations appendix has been provided to assist you.
> > > Ultimately, It all comes down to this: the Hadith Collections
> > of Ishaq, Tabari, Bukhari, and Muslim contain all that is known about
> > Muhammad and his formation of Islam. If they are not accurate then
> > Islam ceases to exist as the Qur'an is jibberish without the context
> > and chronology they provide. No Muslim could follow the Qur'an's
> > command to emulate the prophet's example. Muslims would be unable to
> > emplement the Qur'an's incessent demands to follow the messenger's
> > orders, as they would be unknown. The substance behind all five
> > pillars vanish. But if the Hadith Collections of Ishaq, Tabari,
> > Bukhari, and Muslim are accurate then Islam is nothing more than a
> > sadistic fraud-a scam perpetrated by an immoral pirate, a terrorist,
> > and warlord. Either way, Islam's wrong.
> > > With that said, let's get down to business. I'd like to begin
> > with the practitioners of the liberal and atheistic poligious doctrine
> > of Political Correctness. You may be gloating. You have been taught to
> > believe that religions are opiates, duping people into fighting holy
> > wars. You think all fundamentalists are religious whackos, ever ready
> > to bludgeon nonbelievers into submission. You believe that your
> > tolerant, pacifist beliefs are more civil and enlightened. But don't
> > smile too quickly. The last century occurred under your watch, under
> > your tutelage; and it was the bloodiest in human history. In it,
> > atheists decimated more people in the name of their poligious
> > doctrines than those who served false gods. Good Communists practiced
> > genocide, murdering all they couldn't seduce or coerce. Lenin's
> > revolution left a sea of corpses in its wake. Stalin killed 20 million
> > Russians. Mao killed or starved 40 million in China. Pol Pot
> > obliterated a quarter of his country. Atheists have murdered Americans
> > by the tens of thousands in Korea and Vietnam.
> > > In practice, there is no difference between worshiping no god
> > and serving a false one. The Communist Manifesto enshrines man while
> > Mein Kampf and the Qur'an put Satan on a pedestal. From their throne
> > they deceive, beguiling the masses to perpetrate murder and mayhem.
> > Draconian dictatorships are imposed. All people are indoctrinated,
> > starting in grade school. All freedoms are obliterated. Only poverty
> > survives. The mantra is always submit and obey. A thin veneer of order
> > is maintained through fear.
> > > Throughout time man has demonstrated an aptitude for behaviors
> > both heavenly and hellish. Liberals, preaching the dogma of Political
> > Correctness, seem to believe that man can be conditioned to behave
> > more angelically. But that is not what the empirical evidence
> > suggests. Man indoctrinated and separated from God becomes a more
> > demonic creature. The central-control, universal-conditioning
> > experiment has been run in Nazi, Communist, and Islamic nations,
> > always with the same result. All things we hold dear are eliminated:
> > prosperity, liberty, justice, opportunity, and peace. Yet such nations
> > always seem to develop the perfect culture in which to breed killers.
> > And that isn't easy. To corrupt men to the point that they believe
> > it's good to murder innocent people takes a total commitment. Schools,
> > mosques, party councils, courtrooms, meeting halls, and media outlets
> > must work in harmony with a singular state religotic to deceive the
> > masses on this massive scale.
> > > The common denominator that makes this possible, and that
> > makes false and atheistic poligious doctrines indistinguishable, is a
> > liberal use of government. Individual liberty-choice-must be
> > obliterated. Freedom is sacrificed on the altar of control. Power is
> > concentrated and then abused by godless men. The masses are
> > discounted, emasculated, indoctrinated, and conditioned to serve the
> > few. The victors call themselves cleric and king, comrade and
> > secretary general.
> > > Ultimately, good men are made bad. Deceived, they plunder and
> > kill. They mutilate and terrorize; they rob, enslave, and destroy. And
> > they continue to do these things until someone who hasn't been
> > victimized, who still knows freedom, cares enough to expose them. But
> > that's a problem. Not enough people care. Thanks in large part to the
> > false poligious doctrine of Political Correctness, most don't even
> > know what the problem is, much less how to fix it.
> > > Worst of all, those in a position to make a difference are the
> > most deceived. Media darlings and political actors are the most
> > self-centered people on the planet. They crave attention, revel in
> > power, and will do and say most anything if it makes them more
> > popular. Together they are the practitioners of Political Correctness.
> > Dispensing a jaundiced view of the world, they prohibit free
> > expression and thus rational thought.
> > > Step so much as an inch outside the constraints of the PC
> > agenda, and you're yesterday's news. Your character is mutilated.
> > You'll be raped, spit upon, and then discarded, after having been
> > kicked and shamed by those who preach tolerance. I know. I've been
> > there. I spoke out against the culture that was destroying corporate
> > America and found myself on the cover of Business Week being torn
> > apart limb from limb. Nothing the media said over the course of their
> > pictorial spread was true, but it didn't matter. The damage was done.
> > The point was made. Step outside the circle and you're burnt alive.
> > > It's just like Islam's carrot and stick. No matter how wrong,
> > submission and obedience are rewarded with booty and babes. But if a
> > Muslim steps outside the circle they're ostracized, often murdered,
> > and then they're sent to hell to roast on Allah's spit.
> > > The carrot and stick is why I believe there isn't a single
> > media spokes-person from any major network or national syndicate
> > willing to expose the least beneficial, most deceitful, and vicious
> > poligious doctrine ever conceived. It might be a career-ending move.
> > To a person, the media darlings crave the adulation, power, and money
> > their microphones and cameras provide. Such things are prioritized
> > over truth, over life itself. And their co-conspirators, the political
> > actors who depend upon the media, are no different. Insecurity drives
> > them into the public arena. They do it for themselves, for the perks
> > of power. They will tell any lie or embrace any falsehood if it serves
> > their interests.
> > > But hopefully, somewhere, there is someone with a microphone
> > or a bully pulpit who is willing to step outside the line and reveal
> > Islam's sinister and violent nature. Hope burns eternal. If only ten
> > percent of those who hold the levers of public opinion demonstrate the
> > compassion and courage needed to tell the truth, we could change the
> > world.
> > > But alas, that kind of sacrificial love, that sense of purpose
> > and mission comes from but one place-God. While I am not your judge,
> > polls taken of those in the national media show that ninety percent
> > classify themselves as politically liberal and religiously agnostic.
> > Knowing that politicians have a propensity to lie, the pollsters
> > didn't even bother taking their pulse. Yet as agnostics, you should be
> > haunted, even bewildered. How is it that Yahweh predicted the mess we
> > are in, and the remedy, if he were not God?
> > > Fortunately, you can find God and truth in the same place: the
> > Bible. Unfortunately, most of you don't have an interest in looking.
> > So to kindle a spirit of curiosity, I encourage political actors in
> > the gilded arena of egos, and media darlings in the make-believe world
> > of artificial lights and cameras, to read In the Company of Good and
> > Evil and Tea With Terrorists. (If you're in politics or the media,
> > send me an email at www.TeaWithTerrorists.com and I'll give them to
> > you.) In the first book you'll come to appreciate the nature of
> > insecurity in a contemporary setting, and you'll witness the media
> > dispense its poison from a different perspective. In the second,
> > you'll confront errant reporting again, and then face the deceitful
> > nature of politics from the vantage point of one outside the arena.
> > You'll discover the true nature of modern-day Islam and its link to
> > terror in a geopolitical and historic perspective. And in Tea With
> > Terrorists, you'll meet the Messiah, truth incarnate, up close and
> > personal. You'll discover just how liberating stepping outside the
> > circle can be, especially if you're in the right company. As one who
> > has done so and survived, I assure you, the sense of purpose and
> > satisfaction that comes as a result, is more rewarding than winning a
> > ratings sweep or an election.
> > > While some may venture outside the confines of Political
> > Correctness, most will not. America will indoctrinate another
> > generation of godless, and thus amoral, thoughtless, and directionless
> > people, as has Europe before us. Our culture and economy will suffer.
> > We will be terrorized. And then, like 1930's Germany, we will long for
> > a dictator who will pull us out of the morass-only to find that he
> > will push us into the abyss. After announcing that we have achieved
> > peace in our time, the world will erupt in global war. And all because
> > media darlings and political actors were afraid to step outside the
> > circle. But I have done my part. I have left you without excuse.
> > > Moving on, I'd like to speak to Christians-actually I'd like
> > to wake you up. Speaking of this generation of believers, Yahweh said,
> > "You are neither hot nor cold so I spew you out of my mouth." We've
> > lost our passion, our courage, our faith. Most Christians don't know
> > God's name, much less what He is like or what He wants. And that is
> > why I believe the world is in such a mess. We're in a position to make
> > a difference, but we've been sleeping on the job.
> > > History tell us that bad overwhelms good until good cares.
> > Islam will continue to poison its faithful and deceive its foes until
> > the planet is embroiled in World War. That is what it was born to do.
> > And while we could stop it, we won't. All of us could make the right
> > choice; we could discard that which is false and rely on that which is
> > true. But not enough of us are going to make the right call to make a
> > difference.
> > > So why bother? Why did I write, and why did you read, Prophet
> > of Doom? Because while we collectively will continue to embrace the
> > lie, deny the truth, and march like lemmings toward our doom, all will
> > not jump into the pit. There is salvation, a bridge to paradise, but
> > it's single file. As Christians, it's our job to point as many people
> > as possible in the right direction. And often that means showing them
> > that the direction they are currently going is wrong.
> > > If you have chosen Yahweh, if you know Yahshua personally, you
> > have been given your marching orders. The Third Commandments
> > proclaims: "You shall not nasa (advance or accept) the shem (character
> > or mark) of Yahweh (I Am-the Creator's name) your elohiym (deity) in
> > shav (an evil, destructive, deceptive, or false manner), for Yahweh
> > will not hold him naqah (clean, innocent, or blameless) who nasa
> > (advances or accepts) His shem (character or mark) shav (evilly,
> > destructively, deceptively, or falsely)." You have been instructed to
> > confront Islam, to save Muslims and non-Muslims from it.
> > > Now, before I share the location of the bridge to eternity and
> > the rules regarding its passage with bad Muslims, the peaceful and
> > loving ones, I'd like to review the nature of this strange place Islam
> > has taken us. God has been reshaped to look like the Devil. Allah
> > leads men astray; he seals hearts, blinds eyes, and plots against
> > human kind. He is depicted interrogating and torturing the inhabitants
> > of hell, a place created for his entertainment. Humans are turned on a
> > spit and given fresh skin each time one burns off so that the torment
> > might be eternal. Allah pours boiling water down our throats, makes us
> > eat pitch and thorns. And this painful punishment isn't for the few
> > but for the many. Only one in a thousand avoids being tortured. Yet
> > even they go to a place of decadence-a four-star brothel with the best
> > foods, free-flowing wine, and virginal attendants. Allah loves
> > warriors; he craves death and destruction. He brags about his
> > participation in terror, mass murder, the enslavement of women and
> > children, and thievery. Allah claims booty is lawful and good. Unable
> > to give Muslims a reason to live, Allah gave them a reason to die.
> > > And as evil as the Islamic "god" is, his prophet was worse.
> > His resume reads: demon possession, suicidal, bearing false witness,
> > hate speech, taking and offering bribes, pedophilia, terrorism,
> > piracy, slave trading, incest, rape, torture, genocide, warmongering,
> > plagiarism, womanizing, sexism-well, you know the list. Muhammad was
> > hardly a model citizen. Fact is, he and his god had a lot in
> > common-too much in common.
> > > But worst of all, Allah and Muhammad prohibit choice. They not
> > only named their doctrine submission, they chose it for mankind, not
> > the other way around. Allah determined who would burn in lust or roast
> > in hell based upon a backrub, predestining all men and women to their
> > fate. The theme of the Qur'an's last score of surahs is simply: submit
> > and obey, perform and pay, fight and slay. It's no wonder Islam has
> > bred hell on earth. Muslims are unable to rise above the depraved
> > character of their prophet and god. And those who do are killed.
> > > For Muslims who believe paradise lies under the shade of
> > swords, for those trying to emulate the life of Muhammad the Terrible,
> > there is no longer hope. Your iniquity is full, which means you have
> > been corrupted beyond salvation. While my evangelical Christian
> > friends will chafe at these words, they are nonetheless true. Yahweh
> > provided the proof when he caused the flood, when he dealt with Sodom,
> > and when he ordered the annihilation of the Canaanites (people
> > extraordinarily similar to Jihadist Muslims). Christ told his
> > disciples to shake the dust off their sandals if the gift they were
> > offering, the good news of the Gospels, was rejected. All we can do
> > with good Muslims is to remove the sword from their hands so that bad
> > Muslims might know the truth and be freed to make the right choice.
> > > If you were a bad Muslim you know the truth. Muhammad was the
> > most evil man who ever lived. Allah was the most demonic god ever
> > conceived. The Qur'an was the nastiest book ever written. Islam was
> > the most hateful and violent fraud ever perpetrated on humankind. The
> > path to damnation has been revealed. As a former Muslim you are free
> > of the deceptions that have led you astray. So what now?
> > > First, I want to commiserate with you. You probably feel
> > dirty, like your soul needs a good scrubbing. You've got to feel
> > lonely, isolated, afraid. Allah orders Muslims to kill renegades.
> > Rejecting Islam takes courage. I admire yours.
> > > Second, I want to tell you about the bridge to eternity. But
> > understand, I cannot take you across it. The choice is yours alone,
> > and passage is single file.
> > > Choice! Ultimately, that's all that really matters. Not good
> > deeds, certainly not jihad, not prayer, ritual, religion, fear,
> > fasting, pilgrimages, taxes, or prophets. No. This is a one on one
> > thing between you and your Maker. He has a gift He wants to give you.
> > You can't earn it or pay Him for it. He alone earned the right to give
> > it to you; He alone paid the price. Now He's calling your name,
> > knocking at the door to your heart. If you hear him knocking and open
> > that door He will come to you and be with you. All you have to do is
> > accept his gift of eternal life; He'll do the rest.
> > > I want you to understand, I have nothing to do with this gift.
> > It's not mine to give. I can't save you. I get no bonus points for you
> > accepting. All I can do is point you in the right direction, explain
> > the rules of passage, and let you know how wonderful it is on the
> > other side. Working for the Boss is the greatest joy of my life. Every
> > day is a grand adventure. You see, I'm on a first name basis with the
> > Creator of the universe. Craig and Yahweh: He's my friend and my
> > father. And we're a lot alike because He created me in His image. Sure
> > I'm a little rough around the edges, but He loves me in spite of that.
> > I'm sure I make Him laugh, as He does me. I can almost hear Him cheer
> > as I battle the Devil. I can see Him smile when I figure something out
> > that He put in His Scriptures 3,000 years ago, knowing I'd find it.
> > > Yes, this is all very personal with me, as I hope it will be
> > with you someday. That said, it's time to make introductions. God's
> > name is Yahweh. It means I Am. His name answers the most important
> > question we can ask. His book, the Bible, was given to us so that we
> > might know Him. It's comprised of 66 books with a singular message: "I
> > love you. And I created you in My image so that we might enjoy a
> > personal relationship."
> > > The message is simple enough, but it's hard to develop a
> > relationship with someone you don't know-especially when you don't
> > even know yourself very well. So the Bible serves many purposes. It
> > introduces us to Yahweh. It explains what He is like so that we can
> > love Him, not fear Him. That was half of Yahshua's mission. God
> > incarnate came to earth in the form of a man to show us what He is
> > like. And what an example He set: He's loving, approachable, knowable,
> > talkative, caring, brilliant, powerful, funny, creative, even
> > humble-something we don't think of God being.
> > > The Bible is also an "Owner's Manual." In it we learn how to
> > operate all of our really advanced features. It tells us that faith is
> > trust and that love is power. It explains each of the spiritual gifts
> > that we have been given and how to use them effectively. But there is
> > a problem. Sin separates us from our Creator. He is perfect and we
> > aren't. So what to do?
> > > Fortunately, Yahweh recognized the problem and provided a
> > cure. Centuries before Christ came into our world in the form of a
> > man, Isaiah wrote: "All of us like sheep have gone astray. Each has
> > turned to his own way. But Yahweh has caused the iniquity of us all to
> > fall on Him. He was pierced for our transgressions and by his
> > scourging we are healed. He Himself bore the sin of many, and
> > interceded [became a bridge] for our transgressions." Yahweh told us
> > how He was going to solve the problem of sin; how He was going to
> > build a bridge from our polluted world to His perfect one. He said
> > that He would sacrifice Himself for our iniquity. The bridge is His
> > gift to us.
> > > Paul, centuries later, in his letter to the Ephesians wrote:
> > "You were dead in your trespasses and sins in which you did according
> > to Satan and his spirit working through the sons of disobedience.
> > Among them we too all formerly lived in the lusts of our flesh,
> > indulging the desires of the world and of our mind. But Yahweh, being
> > rich in mercy, and because of His great love for us, made us alive
> > together with Christ. By grace you have been saved through faith, and
> > that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not as a result of
> > works that no one should boast. By the blood of Yahshua, the Messiah,
> > we have been brought near Yahweh."
> > > John, the most passionate of Christ's disciples, composed
> > these stirring words: "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was
> > with God, and the Word was God. And the Word became flesh, and dwelt
> > among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory of the only begotten from
> > the Father, full of grace and truth. Whoever receives Him, He gives
> > the right to become His children, even to those who believe in Him.
> > For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that
> > whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have eternal life. For
> > God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world; but that
> > the world should be saved through Him. He who believes in Him is no
> > longer judged."
> > > Therefore, according to the Bible, there is no day of judgment
> > for those washed by Christ's blood. There are no rituals that earn
> > passage on his bridge -one built entirely out of the timbers upon
> > which He hung. There are no taxes, no tolls, no devotional
> > obligations, no pilgrimages, or prayer performances. Your salvation
> > isn't dependent upon the submission to, or acknowledgement of, any
> > prophet. Fear and fighting have no role. A simple "I do" will suffice.
> > Yahshua said, "I am the way the truth and the life; no one comes to
> > the Father but by me." He sacrificed himself so that your sins would
> > all be forgiven, abrogated, in Islamic parlance. His blood on the
> > cross of history, at the crossroads of civilization, frees you to
> > enter a personal and eternal relationship with Yahweh in paradise.
> > > To cross that bridge, you don't need to get on your knees,
> > close your eyes, bring your hands together, bow your head, or face
> > Jerusalem. You do, however, need to make a choice.
> > > Thirty years ago I was confronted with the Bible prophecies
> > revealed in the last chapter. I came to the only rational conclusion
> > possible: the prophets knew the future because they spoke for God. So
> > I did what I encourage you to do. I prayed: "God, I'm a sinner. Thank
> > you for sacrificing yourself so that I might know you. I accept your
> > gift of eternal life. Thanks for forgiving me. Please reveal yourself
> > so that I might understand who you are and what you want."
> > > Then, just as He promised, His spirit entered me. He changed
> > me. He did not make me perfect (although I am in his eyes); He made me
> > better. I began to read the Bible and His words pierced my soul, they
> > leapt off the page and into my mind and heart. I speak to you today as
> > His son, as a child born again in His image.
> > > May the truth set you free...
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