members, click to sign in..

5,183 active users!!Bandwidth
THURSDAY
MAY 28, 2015
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -4 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
Photos
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 4 Days Left!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  5/28/2015
TUESDAY, JUN 28, 2011  |  3 comments
Bill on Humane Slaughter Yields New Front for Muslim Tensions
It has not been a good year for Ahmet Kilic. Sales are down in the store where for the last two and a half years he has sold groceries and meat, slaughtered according to halal conditions. The store, on the southern edge of this Dutch city, was started 22 years ago by his brother and uncle, natives of Turkey, who took it over from its former Dutch owners.

Now he fears they could get worse. The Dutch Parliament will vote Tuesday on a bill that, if enacted, will effectively require even Jewish and Muslim butchers to stun animals — mechanically, electrically or with gas — before they are slaughtered, eliminating an exception in current law.

A tiny animal rights party, which has two seats in Parliament, proposed the bill, arguing that failing to stun the animals before slaughter subjects them to unnecessary pain. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.nytimes.com

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 18 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   05/27/15  |  Internet used by 3.2 billion • 3 comments
   05/26/15  |  ISIS Slaughters and Mutilates 400 • 6 comments
   05/23/15  |  Gallup: Americans 'greatly overestimate' LGBT numbers • 10 comments
   05/23/15  |  Louisiana Lawmakers Reject Religious Freedom Bill, Governor... • 2 comments
   05/22/15  |  John Glenn Says Evolution Should Be Taught in Schools; Affirms... • 17 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   05/28/15  |  Supreme Constitutional Trespass: Marriage • 3 comments
   05/28/15  |  Pushback against Muslim refugees 'growing'
   05/28/15  |  Rubio: Christianity will be labeled 'hate speech' • 3 comments
   05/28/15  |  Devil Is Keeping Evangelicals and Catholics Divided: Pope • 5 comments
   05/28/15  |  Presbyterian Pastors Face Death Penalty in Sudan
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 3 user comment(s)
News Item6/30/11 3:01 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Thanks for information, H.B., After being knocked on my back by around 2 kilovolts, I can tell you or anyone else won't know what happened for even a short bit. This is why I think electrocution is a more humane way of execution for murderers--if done correctly--than chemical execution.

While we do have overlord duties over animals in some ways I would have to think, when one thinks about

Luke 6
31 "And just as you want people to treat you, treat them in the same way.---NASB

One thinks that one should show some mercy to animals.

We did have a Kosher meat plant in Nebraska, but it closed, but there is still one Iowa. I'm not agitating for or against halal; but for a Christian, the treatment of animals is thought-provoking.

3

News Item6/28/11 9:10 PM
H B Stowe | CA  Find all comments by H B Stowe
Jim, it is really simple. Kosher killing requires that the throat be slit so that the animal's blood is removed. Stunning inhibits the flowing of blood so more blood remains in the meat.

For the Jewish kosher kill stunning violates the command to not eat the blood. For the Muslims halal kosher the blood is used for other rituals and offerings.

There is no real evidence that stunning is more humane that slitting the throat, but it looks more humane to some.

2

News Item6/28/11 2:42 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Someone does have to explain to me stunning, but not killing an animal first would violate any of the slaughtering practices of Muhammadans and Jews?
1
There are a total of 3 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Supreme Constitutional Trespass: Marriage
christopher000 from rhode island: "also, a quick shout-out to dorcas, johnuk, and..."
-3 min 
Rubio: Christianity will be labeled 'hate speech'
christopher000 from rhode island: "john y wrote: 'it is totally false to state..."
-26 min 
United Methodists: Practicing Homosexuality Doesn't Contradict...
christopher000 from rhode island: "....that wasn't directed at anyone in..."
-33 min 54 



You Must Be Born Again
Pastor Marc Brashear



Asahel Nettleton
All Who Do Not Seek Aright

19th Century Classics
Sovereign Grace Baptist...
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Murray Capill
Not what you might expect

2 Corinthians 2
Reformed Theological...
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Bob Vincent
We Need Brainwashing

How Humans Think
Grace Presbyterian Church
Play! | MP3

Sponsor:
Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist­ory. Click here!
www.puritandownloads.com/pa..

Sermon: When God Speaks To A Nation
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 1,300+

SPONSOR




                   
Thanksgiving is good but thanks-living is better. ... Matthew Henry

City: Las Vegas, NV
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook New!
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile
Apple Watch New!
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword New!
JSON API New!

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2015 SermonAudio.com.