Muslim group Minhaj ul-Quran told the BBC the pastor's plans were a setback to efforts for world peace and a "big blow to humanity at large".
The proposed 'Burn the Quran Day' by a small Florida church has sparked outrage worldwide and hurt the feelings of 1.5 billion Muslims around the world.
A twin bomb attack near Minhaj-ul-Quran University in Lahore, Pakistan late hours of Monday is seen as a direct provocation to Minhaj-ul-Quran and its leadership due to its leading role against terrorism and extremism. Responding to the latest twin attacks in Lahore near Minhaj-ul-Quran University, Dr Raheeq Abbasi, Secretary General of Minhaj-ul-Quran International said "There is widespread condemnation of such terror attacks in Pakistan which is completely against the basics of Islamic faith."
Minhaj-ul-Quran International UK highlights the medical risks of cousin marriages based on medical research which shows that one in four children whose parents are cousins are disabled. The medical risks include infant mortality, birth defects, learning difficulties, blindness, hearing impairment and metabolic disorders.