Wednesday, April 13, 2011

A timely observation

Now here's a liberal blogger who is in touch with the times:

Churches are becoming political organizations....
It probably will not be long until the churches will divide as sharply upon political, as upon theological questions; and when that day comes, if there are not liberals enough to hold the balance of power, this Government will be destroyed.

Oops - my bad. That's Robert G. Ingersoll, writing in 1879.

On the bright side, he was wrong to be so worried in his day. Maybe he's still wrong.

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