Compare-se a posição da Igreja perante a música com a ortodoxia islâmica, e a de Ratzinger com a do ayatolah Khomeni em relação ao divertimento(1).
Via Pastoral da Cultura.
(1) - «Allah did not create man so that he could have fun. The aim of creation was for mankind to be put to the test through hardship and prayer. An Islamic regime must be serious in every field. There are no jokes in Islam. There is no humor in Islam. There is no fun in Islam. There can be no fun and joy in whatever is serious.»