“The way this [immigration] bill is now, if you have anything to do with them whatsoever, you’re breaking the law. If you see ’em and they’re hungry, or if they’re out here run over by an automobile layin’ in a ditch, and you help ’em, you’re breakin’ the law.” It’s just not right.”
Day: March 13, 2012
From the blog, Not the same stream a report on the status of the covenant in the Scottish Episcopal Church:
I’m very disappointed that some Covenant supporters have tried to turn this into a contest about who loves the Communion more, like self-centred parents in some ugly divorce drama,” said Canadian Coalition member, the Ven Alan Perry.
The bishops have come together collectively. I can’t give you the names, but there’s a growing consensus on the part of the bishops that they had better toughen up and go out and buy some good lawyers to get tough. We don’t need altar boys. ~Donohue
“We believe that (sexual abuse) has occurred,” Smith said about the abuse allegations and the results of the internal investigation.
Gender identity and gender expression are issues that can easily be misunderstood and cannot be wrapped up in a neat little box. So our goal with “Out of the Box” is to answer some of the most frequently asked questions. ~IntegrityUSA
I’ve known people who have lost relationships, jobs and dreams only to find that their loss became the means for an experience of freedom that opened a door to unimagined new possibilities.
The fact that fifty years on [after the decriminalisation of homosexuality] the Church is seen as enemy No 1 of gay people is a disaster, both for our own morale and for our mission to the country. We have become the last refuge of prejudice. ~John