Thursday, January 15, 2015

Rebuked by Graham, Duke University cancels bell tower broadcast of Muslim call to prayer

Via comment by Anonymous on Oh, goodie. NC: Muslim call to prayer to sound at 

“As Christianity is being excluded from the public square and followers of Islam are raping, butchering, and beheading Christians, Jews, and anyone who doesn’t submit to their Sharia Islamic law, Duke is promoting this in the name of religious pluralism,” said a post on Graham’s Facebook page.

Read more here:
 In the face of biting criticism from conservative Christian evangelist Franklin Graham, Duke University dropped its plan Thursday to let Muslim students chant a weekly call to prayer from the Duke Chapel bell tower.

“Duke remains committed to fostering an inclusive, tolerant and welcoming campus for all of its students,” Michael Schoenfeld, vice president for public affairs, said in a news release. “However, it was clear that what was conceived as an effort to unify was not having the intended effect.”

Read more here: @ Raleigh News & Observer


  1. Sanity has returned to Duke.

  2. As expected, the "tolerant" Left are showing their true colors on Social Media sites like Facebook despite the history of Duke University being a Christian school.

    Truth Corps

  3. Had nothing to with Sanity... Pastor Graham, talked about requesting donors stop
    their payments.

    All about the Money. Now waiting for those upset muslims to start their jihad

    1. EXACTLY! Can you imagine the outrage had if The Lord's Prayer been requested to be broadcast in a similar manner?

    2. We are living in an insane world.

  4. downeast hillbillyJanuary 15, 2015 at 8:32 PM

    "not having the intended effect?!!?" ROFLMFAO! Where do I sign up for the Charlie Martel re-enactment?