The self-appointed “prophet” Muhammad ordered the beheading of as many of 900 Jews of the Banu Qurayza tribe in a single day in 627. He also fought no less than 29 battles. Muhammad’s life is to be a model to Muslims worldwide.

Compare this to Jesus, the model for Christians, who fought no battles and killed no one.

Let that sink in …

Larry Alex Taunton is an author, cultural commentator, and freelance columnist contributing to USA TODAYFox NewsFirst ThingsThe AtlanticCNN, and The American Spectator.  In addition to being a frequent radio and television guest, he is also the author of The Grace  Effect and The Gospel Coalition Arts and Culture Book of the Year, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens. You can subscribe to his blog at