Thursday, March 27, 2003

Lawmakers Seek National Day of Prayer and Fasting (HR 153)


"It is a resolution that I think all of us can support with humility
and grace and our love for our great nation," Rep. Christopher Shays,
R-Ill., said Wednesday.

Don't they see the irony of invoking their god's name in
defense of their policies? Humility?

Here is the href="">text
of the HR 153 and href="

Religion and Politics -- a scary combination.

Jimmy Breslin has a related op-ed piece:

Don't Think Twice, It's All Right