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Gene Robinson on fighting aggressive Christianity

Filed By Ed Team | January 15, 2009 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Barack Obama, Episcopalians, eugene robinson, inauguration invocation

"I am very clear that this will not be a Christian prayer, and I won't be quoting Scripture or anything like that. The texts that I hold as sacred are not sacred texts for all Americans, and I want all people to feel that this is their prayer."

--Bishop V. Eugene Robinson on how he'll break with inauguration invocation tradition


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