"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, August 09, 2007
The Value of the Liturgical Calendar
"Monday, by the way, was the 62nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima."
It was also the Feast Day of the Transfiguration. Dorothy Day called Hiroshima the anti-Transfiguration. Grandmère Mimi