Monday, October 10, 2005

My, How Times Change

A correspondent sends along the quotes below that demonstrate just how thoroughly pluralism--the political equivalent of polytheism--is ingrained in the Christian psyche.

"Providence has given to our people the choice of their ruler, and it is the duty, as well as the privilege and interest of our Christian nation to select and prefer Christians for their rulers."

- John Jay, first Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court

"Oh, I think whether she's an evangelical or whether John Roberts is a Catholic or whether someone is of another faith should be irrelevant when it comes to their qualifications for the Supreme Court."

- Richard Land, Meet the Press, 10/9/2005