4: Women

Injustice
Intolerance
Cruelty and Violence
Absurdities
Women
Family Values
Good Stuff
Sex
Contradictions
Science and History
Interpretation

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Skeptic's Annotated Quran
Drunk With Blood:
God's killings in the Bible

by Steve Wells,
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Surah 4: Injustice

  1. It's OK to have two, three, or four wives, slave or free. 4:3

  2. Don't steal from orphans (or Allah will burn you forever in hell). 4:10

  3. Males are to inherit twice that of females. 4:11

  4. Those who disobey Allah and his messenger will be burnt with fire and suffer a painful doom. 4:14

  5. Lewd women are to be confined to their houses until death. 4:15

  6. For the disbelievers and those who make a last-minute conversion, Allah has prepared a painful doom. 4:18

  7. If any of your women get lewd, cut off their inheritance. 4:19

  8. Don't marry women that are already married -- unless they're slaves that you obtained in war. Then it's OK. 4:24

  9. If you can't afford to marry free Muslims women, go ahead and marry slaves, as long as they're Muslims. 4:25a

  10. f your slave wives are guilty of lewdness, punish them half as much as you punish your lewd free wives. 4:25c

  11. "We shall cast him into Fire, and that is ever easy for Allah." 4:30

  12. Men are in charge of women, because Allah made men to be better than women. Women must obey men, and if they refuse they must be punished. Refuse to have sex with them and beat them into submission (Islam). 4:34

  13. "(The slaves) whom your right hands possess" 4:36

  14. For disbelievers, We prepare a shameful doom. 4:37

  15. Those who ...believe not in Allah nor the Last Day" will face a shameful doom. 4:38

  16. "Sanction is given unto those who fight because they have been wronged."
    Quoted by Osama bin Laden in his 'letter to America' as a justification for the 11 September 2001 attacks. 4:39

  17. "Allah knoweth best (who are) your enemies." 4:45

  18. "Allah has cursed them for their disbelief, so they believe not." 4:46

  19. Christians and Jews must believe what Allah has revealed to Muhammad or Allah will disfigure their faces or turn them into apes, as he did the Sabbath-breakers. (See 2:65-66) 4:47

  20. "Whoso obeyeth the messenger hath obeyed Allah, and whoso turneth away: We have not sent thee as a warder over them." 4:80

  21. "So fight (O Muhammad) in the way of Allah ... Allah will restrain the might of those who disbelieve."
    So fight for Allah. Allah will always rig the battle so that Muslims will defeat non-Muslims. 4:84

  22. Those who ascribe a partner to Allah (like Christians do with Jesus and the Holy Spirit) will not be forgiven. They have "invented a tremendous sin." 4:48, 4:116

  23. Those who ascribe a partner to Allah (like Christians do with Jesus and the Holy Spirit) will not be forgiven. They have "invented a tremendous sin." 4:48, 4:116

  24. Allah curses those that invent lies about him, believe in idols and false deities, claim to be more rightly guided, or whatnot (like the Christians and Jews). 4:50-52

  25. Apostates are going to hell. 4:55

  26. Unbelievers will be tormented forever with fire. When their skin is burned off, a fresh skin will be provided. 4:56

  27. Obey Allah, Muhammad. Refer all disputes to them. 4:59

  28. Oppose those that refuse to obey. 4:60-63

  29. The hypocrites refuse to die for Allah and Muhammad. 4:66

  30. Oppose and admonish those who refuse to follow Muhammad. 4:63

  31. The hypocrites refuse to die for Allah and Muhammad. 4:66

  32. Those who obey Allah and Muhammad are favored by Allah. They are the best company. 4:69

  33. Allah will bestow a vast reward on those who fight in religious wars. 4:74

  34. Believers fight for Allah; disbelievers fight for the devil. So fight the minions of the devil. 4:76

  35. Whatever good happens to you is from Allah; whatever bad happens is from you. 4:79

  36. "Whoso obeyeth the messenger hath obeyed Allah, and whoso turneth away: We have not sent thee as a warder over them." 4:80

  37. Allah casts the hypocrites back to disbelief. Don't try to guide those that Allah sends astray. 4:88

  38. Have no unbelieving friends. Kill the unbelievers wherever you find them. 4:89

  39. If the unbelievers do not offer you peace, kill them wherever you find them. Against such you are given clear warrant. 4:91

  40. Believers shouldn't kill believers, unless by mistake. If you kill a believer by mistake, you must set free a believing slave. 4:92

  41. Believers who kill believers will go to hell. 4:93

  42. After non-Muslims die, they will make excuses for their unbelief -- like saying that they were oppressed. Then the angels will ask them, "Why didn't you move to another country?" But the angels won't wait for an answer. They'll just take them all to hell. 4:97

  43. The disbelievers are an open enemy to you. 4:101

  44. For the disbelievers, Allah has prepared a shameful punishment. 4:102

  45. Relent not in pursuit of the enemy. They have no hope from Allah. 4:104

  46. "Plead not on behalf of (people) who deceive themselves. Lo! Allah loveth not one who is treacherous and sinful." 4:107

  47. Those who oppose the messenger and become unbelievers will go to hell. 4:115

  48. Allah will lead them astray, arouse desires in them, and they will go to hell. 4:119-121

  49. Those who believe, then disbelieve, then believe and disbelieve again will never be forgiven by Allah. 4:137

  50. For the hypocrites there will be a painful doom. 4:138

  51. Stay away from nonbelievers who mock your beliefs or Allah will treat you like them. (He'll torture you forever in hell after you die.) 4:140a

  52. Allah will gather hypocrites and disbelievers into hell. 4:140b

  53. Allah will not allow disbelievers to succeed against believers. 4:141

  54. No one (not even Muhammad) can help those that Allah sends astray. 4:143

  55. Do not choose disbelievers as friends. 4:144

  56. The hypocrites will be in the lowest part of hell and no one will help them there. 4:145

  57. You must believe everything Allah and his messengers tell you. Those who don't are disbelievers and will face a painful doom. 4:150-151

  58. For the wrongdoing Jews, Allah has prepared a painful doom. 4:160-1

  59. Allah will guide disbelievers down the road to hell. 4:167-169

  60. If you don't do good works, Allah will punish you with a painful doom. 4:173