Halal Meat: What is the Christian Position?
By Stephen Green.
First published in Christian Voice October 2010
SEE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMdgIk0UKG8
1 Cor. 10:20 But I say, that the things which the Gentiles sacrifice, they sacrifice to devils, and not to God: and I would not that ye should have fellowship with devils.
21 Ye cannot drink the cup of the Lord, and the cup of devils: ye cannot be partakers of the Lord’s table, and of the table of devils.
For meat to be ‘Halal’, the animal must be alive, intact and its heart beating, the slaughtering must be done in the presence of a Muslim, and a declaration, a ‘Shahada’, must be said over the meat at the point of slaughter.
Shahada (or shahadah) is an Arabic word meaning ‘a declaration’. The most commonly encountered shaha... (to read more http://www.christianvoice.org.uk/index.php/halal-meat-what-is-the-christian-position/