German official wants ‘Islam law’ to shed light on funding & teachings by ‘imported imams’

Byrt

German official wants Islam law to shed light on funding teachings by imported imams
The Merkez mosque in Duisburg, Germany © Ina Fassbender / Reuters

Germany’s Deputy Finance Minister has called for the introduction of an “Islam law” which should enable more transparency in the Muslim community’s affairs by setting up an official mosque registry and encouraging imams to conduct services in German.

Jens Spahn, member of Chancellor Merkel’s ruling Christian Democrats (CDU) party, has called for significant changes in the way Islam is being practiced in Germany, the Funke Media Group reported on Thursday, according to Die Zeit.

The introduction of an “Islam law” the politician argued, would insure transparency into wider Muslim community practices, in a country whose imams often come from abroad and are financed from foreign sources.

In particular, Spahn called for language tests for the Islamic clerics, adding that it is important for imams to deliver teachings in German to help diminish prejudice against Muslims.

“Such imported imams lead to social disintegration,” he said, adding that Catholic sermons could be understood by everyone, unlike those held in Turkish or Arabic.

German sermons, the politician said would also help the German authorities to know “what happens in mosques”.

Spahn also demanded that mosques in Germany be registered since at the moment authorities don’t know “how many mosques there are in Germany, where they are or who finances them.”

The deputy finance minister said currently, there is no central representative for Muslims living in Germany and that the current Islamic associations in the country only represent a very conservative form of religion.

“They speak only for a minority of Muslims. They are the wrong partners,” said Spahn.

To get the proposed law on the road, Spahn urged the federal government to allocate money for training imams, religion teachers and counsellors.

“That will be a hard debate, but I would rather we finance this than that the money comes from Turkey or Saudi Arabia,” he said, adding that an additional “church tax” for Muslim communities could be imposed.

Volker Beck from the Green party was quick to reject the proposed law, saying that Germany doesn’t need “an Islam law, a Christianity law or a Buddhism law.”

“The religious communities organize and administer their own affairs,” he said, according to Domradio. Beck argued that while German-trained imams would be a good thing, the initiative should be made optional, not compulsory.

According to Berlin, up to 4.7 million Muslims live in Germany, comprising roughly 5.7 percent of the entire population. Only around 1.9 million of them are German citizens.

Sourcert

Find us here

Get news from the CSGLOBE in your inbox each weekday morning

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors/source and do not necessarily reflect the position of CSGLOBE or its staff.

Paid content

Putin has Banned Rothschild and His New World Order Banking Cartel Family from Entering Russian Territory

As of recently, Russian president Vladimir Putin took yet another decision for his country. "Under any circumstances", the Rothschild family is banned from entering Russian territory. Along...

Don’t Listen to Fox. Here’s What’s Really Going On in Seattle’s Protest Zone.

It seems I live in a city undergoing a “totalitarian takeover” that will lead to “fascist outcomes”...

Five bombshells about Trump from Bolton ‘s book

Excerpts from former national security adviser John Bolton ’s book about his time in the Trump administration...

What's New Today

Georgia House Votes To Allow Citizens To Abolish Police Departments In The State

The Georgia House backed an effort on Friday to dissolve the Glynn County Police Department and any...

Leaked CDC document contradicts Pence claim that U.S. coronavirus cases ‘have stabilized’

Even as Vice President Mike Pence wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Tuesday that coronavirus...

Five bombshells about Trump from Bolton ‘s book

Excerpts from former national security adviser John Bolton ’s book about his time in the Trump administration...

Don’t Listen to Fox. Here’s What’s Really Going On in Seattle’s Protest Zone.

It seems I live in a city undergoing a “totalitarian takeover” that will lead to “fascist outcomes”...

MOST READ

What Is Agenda 21? Depopulation of 95% of the World By 2030

Most people are unaware that one of the greatest threats to their freedom may be a United Nations program which plans to depopulate 95%...

Putin has Banned Rothschild and His New World Order Banking Cartel Family from Entering Russian Territory

As of recently, Russian president Vladimir Putin took yet another decision for his country. "Under any circumstances", the Rothschild family is banned from entering Russian territory. Along...

Don’t Listen to Fox. Here’s What’s Really Going On in Seattle’s Protest Zone.

It seems I live in a city undergoing a “totalitarian takeover” that will lead to “fascist outcomes”...

Putin has Banned Rothschild and His New World Order Banking Cartel Family from Entering Russian Territory

As of recently, Russian president Vladimir Putin took yet another decision for his country. "Under any circumstances", the Rothschild family is banned from entering Russian territory. Along...

Catholic Priest Says Yoga Is The Gateway To “Kingdom Of Darkness”

According to Father Roland Colhoun, practicing yoga is tatamount to Satanism and that the popular exercise and form of meditation will lead you directly...

Globalists Are Now Openly Demanding New World Order Centralization

I have said it many times in the past — when elitist criminals start openly admitting to their schemes it means that they are ready...

Did you know? The Largest Sphinx in Europe is located in Zadar, Croatia

There is a mysterious Sphinx located in Croatia; it is the largest Sphinx in Europe and the story behind it will make you...

The Woody Harrelson Video Message The Mainstream Media Does NOT Want You To Watch

In 2013, Hollywood actor, environmental activist, and “happy hippie”, Woody Harrelson brought non-wood, tree-free paper to the market to help our farmers, our forests,...

NASA Discovers Signs Of Gargantuan Ancient Ocean On Mars

Mars Once Had A Vast Ocean Covering One-Fifth Of Its Surface, New Research Suggests Scientists have long known there was once water on Mars, but...

Russia to ban US from using Space Station

Russia will cut off US access to the International Space Station over Ukraine sanctions In retaliation for imposing sanctions, Russia will also bar it's rocket...

The Simpsons Just Took Down Trump In The Best Way [Watch]

There are a number of reasons Donald Trump shouldn’t be president, and among them is the fact that he’s racist, narcissistic, knows nothing about...