Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, is said to have predicted the Islamic conquest first of Constantinople (“the city of Heraclius” below) and then of Rome. An Islamic conference to be held in London on April 10 boasts about what the conference organizers see as the looming fulfillment of the second part of that prophecy: the Islamic conquest of Rome.
But remember: if you speak about Islamic supremacism and the global jihad aspiration to impose Sharia over the world, you’re an “Islamophobe”!
From the Italian Muslims site (thanks to Bat Ye’or):
ISLAM IN ITALY – FULFILLING THE PROPHECYDate: Saturday 10th April 2010
Time: 1.45 pm – 4.30 pm
Venue: Toynbee Hall, 28 Commercial Street, London, E1 6LS
“Are they waiting for anything except the Hour to come to them suddenly? But its Signs have already come!” (Al-Quran, 47:18)
As one of these signs, Imam Ahmad reports in his Musnad that Abdullah bin Amr bin Al-’As (ra) mentioned: “Whilst we were around the Prophet (saw) writing he was asked, ‘Which of the two cities will be opened first, Constantinople or Rome?’ He (the Prophet Muhammad) answered, ‘The city of Heraclius will be opened first!’”
The Great Ottoman, Sultan Muhammad Fatih (rh) fulfilled the first part of this prophecy by conquering Constantinople. Thus, remains the second part. Having been forced out of Andalusia, and more recently, dispersed across the Balkan states, the city of Gaius Julius Caesar (Rome) remains. So let the da’wah begin …
There will be a short presentation on Islam in Italy by the Association of Italian Muslim Sisters with proceeds going towards supporting Italian Muslims. Also, enjoy a 3-course home made Halal Italian buffet. The menu includes: Crodino, Rustici, Pizza, Spiedini Tricolore, Pomodori al Tonno, Pasta Primavera, Lasagne, Polpettone, Insalata di Patate, Tiramisu. Entrance is by online booking and payment only. Tickets are £20 for adults and £10 for children, but kindly no children under the age of 10 years.
For further information please contact:
Tel: 07880 744 198