“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.
"I've learned a lot from working with trees. More important, I've worked with people on imagining how to love each other."
"Belief is not the 'substance of things hoped for.' Faith is."
"It is by being in solidarity with sinners that Jesus brings about reconciliation. This is not a picture of Jesus that churches often emphasize."
"There is a middle ground between fanaticism and relativism."