Pakistani Muslims must decide for themselves whether Islam can be lived in the reality of 21st century Pakistan or only according to the standards of 7th century Arabia. Pakistani Muslims must decide for themselves whether the fundamentalist call to jihad has any basis in their religion.
Pakistani Christians live in an atmosphere of spoken and unspoken threat, marginalised by 30 years of unjust political and legal process. So the questions I have posed about living and accepting the Gospel have to be asked within the social, economic and political reality of the lives of Pakistani Christians. - Fr Robert McCulloch, St Columban's Mission Society (click to read full article)