Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

24th February 2021

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021

“The church has not learned its lesson. The church thinks Catholics will still follow it without question. They're still operating under the shroud of secrecy, and secrecy isn't going to be tolerated by Catholics anymore, especially this new generation.”

Denise d'Sant Angelo

23rd February 2021

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

“By choosing not to say anything and by burying the report [on the question of condom use to prevent disease] the [Catholic] Church remains vulnerable to the accusation that its teaching on this point is inhumane and irrational. But even worse is the deliberate suppression of theological truth for fear of being misunderstood. It is mundane. It is cowardly. It is not worthy of a teaching authority which proclaims that the truth sets us free.”

Austen Ivereigh

22nd February 2021

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

“I can make the distinction between Islam and patriarchal culture. But your average lad on the street won't worry about which bit comes from scripture. It's loaded in his favour.”

Khadijah (UK muslim)

21st February 2021

Sunday, February 21st, 2021

“Secularists must avoid anti-religious bigotry and defend religious freedoms, but we must also remain vigilant to safeguard republican values of democracy and secularism against attempts to confuse church and state.”

The Morning Star

20th February 2021

Saturday, February 20th, 2021

“It is hard to imagine a political talk show without a self-appointed moral arbiter bemoaning the lack of family values in America. But, do let's try.”

Kathleen Parker