|Quotable & Notable|
Issue Date: April 7, 2006
Quotable & Notable
Im not about to give this man who was captured in a war a full jury trial. I mean its crazy.
-- Justice Antonin Scalia speaking at the University of Freiburg, Switzerland, a month before the Supreme Court heard arguments on whether to allow the Bush administration to try Guantánamo detainees in special military tribunals
Nobody can doubt my sports affiliation now. I have Red Sox.
-- Bostons Archbishop Sean P. OMalley following his March 24 installation as a cardinal.
If you cant trust me with a choice how can you trust me with a child?
-- Seen on a bumper sticker
I dont see how you could quantify prayer -- either the results of it or the substance of it. God is beyond the reach of science.
-- The Rev. Raymond J. Lawrence of New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia Medical Center on attempts to study the link between prayer and healing
We very often come across situations where people are judged for not responding to warnings.
-- Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams warning that politicians who fail to prevent global warming face a very heavy responsibility before God
Theyre here because their hearts are broken.
-- Stewart Jackson, dean of the chapel at Birmingham-Southern University in Alabama, speaking of the parents of the three young men who allegedly torched churches in Alabama. The parents and a pastor of a destroyed church attended the prayer service.
National Catholic Reporter, April 7, 2006
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