Conservatives like to argue that while Christianity is a religion of love and equality (tell that to the war-mongering, hate the gays, hate minorities, turn away refugees, gun toting Christians) Islam is a religion of hate. After all, it says “kill the infidels” right in the Quran, right?
Well, It Is Normal, recently conducted an experiment. They read Bible passages to people, only they told them they were from the Quran.
You will eat the flesh of your own sons…and the flesh of your own daughters.
I do not allow for a woman to teach…you will have to cut off her hand.
If two men sleep with each other, they will both have to be killed.
Even in the not particularly religious Netherlands, people were shocked to find that the violence was inside the Judeo-Christian Bible, not in the Quran.
“The Bible is a lot less harsh and a bit more peaceful,” said one young man.
“It bothers me that some people see these old writings as the absolute truth,” said a woman.
Watch it here: