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Animal sacrifices

During the Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha, animals are sacrificed in a ritual commemorating the biblical account of God's provision of a ram for Abraham. Over a thousand Turks ended up in hospital being treated for injuries related to the ritual and 3 died of heart attacks trying to restrain animals. Although illegal, even some people sacrificed animals in their backyards and on roadsides.

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Celebrating God’s provision shouldn’t entail causing unnecessary suffering to animals for God prefers righteousness, not sacrifices. We can celebrate God’s provision by choosing a plant-based diet.

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