“One second-century pagan critic of Christianity was willing to tolerate everything else about Christians if they would only worship the gods.”
“In the wrong hands, forgiveness can become a kind of tyranny.”
“At any given moment, I may need to be a psychologist, centurion, street lawyer, or soothsayer.”
“We weren’t trying to break the law. We were offering humanitarian assistance.”
“It’s one thing to say you support a two-state solution. It’s another thing to go to Israel and study Judaism.”
“We live differently than we say we live. There’s moral judgment all around.”
"I paid for college by working at restaurants. That gave me a worm's eye view."
"A trans person's story has some unique elements, but the work of pastoral care remains essentially the same."
The Prison Creative Arts Project at the University of Michigan
"There was a time in my life when I devoured Christian literature," says novelist Chigozie Obioma.