The practising Sunnis and Shiite reading this who have thus far believed there is a holy mosque, holy house, holy land, holy water, holy black stone, holy grave and holy footprints should make a choice.
They can either:
- Continue to devote and humble themselves to a stone shrine or a stone idol which are entities related to idol-worship (and they should remember that whatever they conceal in their hearts does not escape God).
- Stop worshipping the stone idol in Mecca and serve the One God by devoting and humbling themselves by consent through God’s providence in His system (bait) based on the teachings of the Reading alone, free from religious intention and invention.
Which would you rather answer for on the Last Day?
In spite of the fact you were born Muslims, that does not deprive you of your right to exercise your freedom to think, speak, and to express your opinions with the truth.
The mental bondage is inherited from your innocent parents who inherited it from their forefathers. They were the generations of the past – they await whatever they have earned – while you await what you earned. You will not be questioned about what they have been doing.
Thus, the final say is with you alone. You decide whether to remain shackled or to unshackle yourself from the chains that is binding you. You cannot experience what you are unwilling to express.
Before we proceed to the concluding chapter let us embrace one of the most logical approaches by taking an intellectual challenge against clergy and scholars of the Arab religion – the group of people who claim they are carrying the Word of God to Muslims the world over.