"The central doctrine of Christianity, then, is not that God is a bastard. It is, in the words of the late Dominican theologian Herbert McCabe, that if you don’t love you’re dead, and if you do, they’ll kill you."--Terry Eagleton
"...doesn't philosophy amount to the sum of all thinkable and unthinkable errors, ceaselessly repeated?"--Jean-Luc Marion
“The opposite of poverty is not wealth; the opposite of poverty is justice."--Bryan Stevenson
Thursday, September 22, 2005
I receive e-mails on a regular basis from a friend and pastoral colleague here in Houston. He sent this one today:
We are preparing for the coming of the hurricane. Let us all remember that all preparation begins with prayer.