|Quotable & Notable|
Issue Date: October 27, 2006
Quotable & Notable
Thats when I decided that we Christians have to get ourselves some headgear.
-- Presiding Bishop Mark Hanson of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, who found himself one day in a library waiting to use a computer, between a Jew and a Muslim. He had on a yarmulke and she was wearing a head scarf, a hijab.
National Christian leaders received hugs and smiles in person, and then were dismissed behind their backs and described as ridiculous, out of control and just plain goofy.
-- David Kuo, author of Tempting Faith: An Inside Story of Political Seduction and former deputy director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Community Initiatives in the Bush administration
Your compassion has reached beyond our family, beyond our community, and is changing our world.
-- From an open letter to Pennsylvanias Amish community from Marie Roberts, widow of Charles Roberts, who killed five girls in an Amish schoolhouse Oct. 2
It kind of eased us off the moral high ground.
-- President Bush said during an Oct. 11 news conference that the Abu Ghraib prison scandal was one of the things that I wish had happened differently during his administration.
We speak of being equally yoked [in marriage]. That applies, I think, to the matter of education.
-- Mormon president Gordon B. Hinckley speaking to men about the troubling trend that women are becoming better educated than men
National Catholic Reporter, October 27, 2006
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