"I would like to say 'This book is written to the glory of God', but nowadays this would be the trick of a cheat, i.e., it would not be correctly understood."--Ludwig Wittgenstein
"Talk to me about the truth of religion, and I'll listen gladly. Talk to me about the duty of religion and I'll listen submissively. But don't come talking to me about the consolation of religion or I shall suspect that you don't understand."--C.S. Lewis
...is that this was retweeted by Popehat, who is known far and wide (on Twitter) for batting down citations to the “fire in a crowded theater” dicta in Brandenburg v. Ohio (which was later overruled entirely).
But I accept that Popehat is not also an ecclesiastical historian.
Still, and in the spirit of the season: this shit’ll never die. ☠️