They Said What?

Maricón [faggot].

Nicolás de Jesús López Rodríguez, Catholic cardinal, describing at a press conference the openly gay nominee to be U.S. ambassador to the Dominican Republic

New York Daily News, 8-15-13


What a day. My goodness, what a day. It’s been an unbelievable day like I have never seen in my life. But thanks to Jesus Christ, who died for our sins so that we could be one with God.

Billy Coleman, public school superintendent, speaking at a “prayer caravan” rally he organized in Cullman, Ala., an event which FFRF formally complained to the school district about, 8-11-13


Socialism requires that government becomes your god. That’s why they have to destroy the concept of God. They have to destroy all loyalties except loyalty to government. That’s what’s behind homosexual marriage.

Pastor Rafael Cruz, father of Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, speaking at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa

Des Moines Register, 8-10-13


This new prohibition will ensure the holiness of our next generation.

Hasidic Rabbi Abraham Silberberg, an education official of the Gur sect in Jerusalem, ordering males to, at most, only touch fingertips and avoid handshakes that can cause “sinful thoughts”  

Press TV, 8-13-13 


You will be checking under your car every day because maybe today is the day someone places an explosive under it.

Angel Dillard, 2011 letter to Dr. Mila Means, who had announced plans to open an abortion clinic in Kansas, a statement which U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten determined was not a “true threat” in dismissing the case against Dillard on Aug. 15

Religion Clause, 8-18-13


It’s in the midst of these terrifying moments when you see God’s ways. We are blessed.

Terry Rolen, Bayside Community Church senior pastor, after firefighters extinguished a blaze caused by lightning at his home in East Lake, Fla.

WTSP Tampa, 8-17-13


In public schools, children are force-fed an unbiblical diet of Darwinism, mixed with contempt for human life, marriage and biblical values. They’re even encouraged to experiment in sexual activities.

Fundraising letter from Alliance Defending Freedom, a conservative evangelical law firm based in Scottsdale, Ariz., 8-15-14


My thesis tonight is that the two of these are related, and can be related very comfortably.

Thomas Tobin, bishop of Providence, R.I., speaking to a group of Young Republicans while holding up his Catholic baptismal certificate along with a canvassing board letter confirming his Republican Party registration

Washington Post, 8-16-13


While they’re driving, Liggins keeps up a steady stream of instruction and commentary. The weekend preacher keeps a bible in the center console, and sometimes whips it out for dramatic (and comic) effect.

“Drivin’ on a prayer” feature on Ronnie Liggins, 41, North Carolina Driving School, which contracts to provide driver training for Guilford County Public Schools

Greensboro News & Record, 8-8-13

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