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“Compassion is not an option. It's the key to our survival.”
“Creation stories had never been regarded as historically accurate; their purpose was therapeutic. But once you start reading Genesis as scientifically valid, you have bad science and bad religion.”
“Fundamentalists are not friends of democracy. And that includes your fundamentalists in the United States.”
“There are some forms of religion that are bad, just as there's bad cooking or bad art or bad sex, you have bad religion too.”
“A theology should be like poetry, which takes us to the end of what words and thoughts can do.”
Karen Armstrong, English writer, comparative religions expert