UK Daily Mail
Jan 20, 2011
The U.S. preacher who sparked outrage by saying he was going to burn copies of the Koran has been banned from entering the UK.
Pastor Terry Jones had threatened to burn copies of the Islamic book at his Florida-based church to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America last year.
He had been invited to England by a group called England Is Ours, next month.
Speaking on BBC 4’s Today programme, Pastor Jones told of his disappointment at being refused entry to the country, before describing Islam as ‘wrong and of the devil.’
He told John Humphrys: ‘I believe that the Bible and Christianity and Jesus Christ is the only way. That means that Islam and all other religions that point to salvation other than Christianity are wrong and of the devil.
This article was posted: Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 4:41 am