Sheela-na-Gig aka Jeanne Rathbone

Quotes from the Secular Society Newsline

Posted in Secular, Uncategorized by sheelanagigcomedienne on August 5, 2011

Quotes of the week
“Ireland — where the constitution begins, ‘In the name of the Most Holy Trinity’ — has become the most stridently anti-Catholic country in the Western world.”
(George Weigel, National Review)

“It takes constant exposure to American fundamentalism to feel relieved by the prosaic dismissal of the spiritual by the English.”
(Andrew Sullivan, Sunday Times)

“Within three months we, in the person of our Taoiseach, have welcomed the Queen of England with open arms and have told the Vatican to eff off.”
(Irish Herald)

“After the horrid day in Oslo, it is undeniable: political religion has taken hold, even in allegedly secular Europe.”
(Ludger Viefhues-Bailey, Religion Dispatches)


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