Saturday, December 27, 2014

Lebanon's anti-Christmas sheikh sparks online ridicule

 
A statement released by a south Lebanon sheikh urging Muslims not to observe Christmas celebrations has sparked an avalanche of online ridicule. Sheikh Husssam al-Ilani called on Muslims Thursday to understand that Christmas and New Year’s Eve are exclusively Christian holidays, urging Muslim parents not to buy their children Christmas gifts. -


See more at: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Lebanon-News/2014/Dec-26/282280-lebanons-anti-christmas-sheikh-sparks-online-ridicule.ashx?utm_medium=email&utm_source=transactional&utm_campaign=Newsletter#sthash.79sWVsP2.dpuf