Jihad Watch: Former Roman Catholic priest in Salon: The Qur’an isn’t the problem

It’s Salon, and so of course it’s saying that the Qur’an is not the problem.

Whenever there is a story in the mainstream media about the Qur’an or Islam, you can be sure that it will be assuring us that they have nothing to do with the violence committed in their name and in accord with their teachings.

And if you’re a non-Muslim who reflects and furthers these views, such as Fr. Murray Watson, a Roman Catholic priest and professor of Biblical studies and “interfaith dialogue” in London, Ontario, you’re in line with the views of the Pope, the governments of the West, and the mainstream media — you’ve got it made.

Whether or not what you’re saying is true, however, is another matter…