Pastor cancels Quran burning

The hyper-controversial Quran-burning led by a Florida pastor has been cancelled.

Rev. Terry Jones drew criticism both within and outside the U.S., including from U.S. Pres. Barack Obama, for his plans to burn the books.

Recently, a number of Christian leaders – both liberal and conservative - expressed opposition to the planned action. You can read more about that here.

Here’s a blurb on The Forum’s website:

Here’s a BBC story:

Here’s some info on the Washington Post about Obama’s appeal to Jones not to go through with his plans: