Not to worry. Doubtless Fr. Dwight Longenecker has already booked his flight to Petaling Jaya, so as to explain to Muhamad Wanndy Muhamad Jedi that he is misunderstanding Islam and taking the Qur’an out of context.
PETALING JAYA: One of the two Malaysians identified in the Islamic State (IS) beheading video, Muhamad Wanndy Muhamad Jedi, 25, is still actively updating his Facebook account.
The February 22 video, which shows them beheading a Syrian, is believed to be filmed by Muhamad Wanndy. The Malacca native uploaded it onto a Facebook account under the name of Abu Hamzah Al Fateh, which he owns.
According to a report by the Star Online, the text accompanying the video reads: “This is punishment for a spy who betrays Islam…a lesson to all. Those who say it is cruel, read Al Anfal 12 and Muhammad 4.”
That’s Qur’an 8:12 and 47:4.
8:12: “When your Lord inspired to the angels, “I am with you, so strengthen those who have believed. I will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieved, so strike upon the necks and strike from them every fingertip.”
47:4: “So when you meet those who disbelieve, strike necks…”