The Muslim religion is a very old one
with roots that date way back to the old testament.
Like Ishmael of old, the perceived
rejection of his father and the banishment of his mother caused a genetic
hatred of Israel which is perpetuated and magnified through sheer number of
Their solid belief is that they are the
'good guys' and doing inhuman acts (murder, suicide etc) makes them believe
that they are emissaries of heaven.
Deeds are what count. Similar to the
Pharisees of new testament times when it was all about obeying the laws and
side laws, tradition and appearance and routine obedience.
All that without even once considering
that the battle and rebirth should begin within the individual.
From there, it would extend to the whole
family and beyond. Each generation would be a new battle of the growth of
the individual soul, rather than the expansion of the Muslim religion.