Re: Obama quotes Jesus
"How can someone with similar religious beliefs to mine possibly have different opinions on any political issues??" Also how on earth does "Render unto Caesar" contradict a policy suggesting that people with more money should pay more taxes?
Originally Posted by Sojourner55
If Obama had referred to any religious figure other than Jesus, everyone would be all "HE'S A HEATHEN!" Whereas his actually quoting Jesus leads to..."HE'S A HEATHEN!" Can't win around here.
"We are symbols and inhabit symbols; workmen, work, and tools, words and things, birth and death, all are emblems; but we sympathize with the symbols, and being infatuated with the economical uses of things, we do not know that they are thoughts." - Emerson, "The Poet" (Essays, Second Series)