—We are in a period when we are surrounded by paganism. And paganism is on offence and that's why our first great challenge is spiritual.
—Reignite in people an understanding that the heart of your life is subordination to God, the heart of your life is seeking God's will and that all of us are weak and vulnerable, all of us make mistakes, but that all are welcomed by a loving God.
—Reach out to everybody in the country who is not yet saved and . . . help them understand the spiritual basis of a creator-endowed society.
—The beginning of wisdom and virtue is a recognition of our subordination to God, and to the fact that a life without God is a life so empty that even drugs and alcohol and other things cannot fill it.
—This is a country in hunger for another Great Awakening, a wave of belief which has again and again swept this country and fundamentally changed us.
Tuesday, June 09, 2009
Is This What Andy McCarthy Was Doing?
Osama bin Laden today gave a speech to his party followers in Waziristan. What follows are excerpts from his remarks: