Sunday, December 23, 2012

Bonus Quote of the Day (Cardinal Dolan, on Newtown Victim Anne Murphy)

“Like Jesus, Annie [Murphy] was an excellent teacher. Like him, she had a favored place in her big, tender heart for children, especially those with struggles. Like Jesus, Annie laid down her life for her friends.”—Cardinal Timothy Dolan, head of the New York Archdiocese,speaking at the funeral service of 52-year-old Newtown massacre victim Anne Murphy, whose body was found covering a group of children’s bodies, as if to protect them, quoted in Joseph Berger, “Cardinal Finds a Biblical Parallel in a School Aide’s Selfless Life and Death,The New York Times, December 21, 2012

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