Police to quiz Belfast pastor over Islam comments

Pastor James McConnell

Pastor James McConnell

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The Belfast preacher at the centre of an anti-Muslim row has been contacted by the PSNI regarding their hate crime investigation.

Pastor James McConnell caused controversy when he described Islam as “satanic” and “heathen”.

During a sermon at the Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle on May 18, the pastor also described Islam as “a doctrine spawned in hell”.


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