“We will definitely not burn the Quran, no,” he said.
“Even though we have not burned one Quran, we have gotten over 100 death threats,” Jones said. “We feel that God is telling us to stop, and we also hope that … maybe that will open up the door to maybe be able to talk to the imam.”
“Not today, not ever,” he said when pressed about whether his planned demonstration might happen at a later date. He explained that it would not happen even if the Islamic center is built near ground zero.
He said he hoped a meeting would take place, however.
And Allah subhana wa tallah is the best of planners.