"I am not suggesting that all those missionary organizations working in Haiti should pack up and go home, but I am urging them to understand that Haiti does not need clever Americans with newly contrived schemes for saving their country."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Tony Campolo on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Tony Campolo on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Tony Campolo on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Tony Campolo on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Tony Campolo on Robert Frost
"I propose that the government should get out of the business of marrying people and, instead, only give legal status to civil unions."
"Those issues are biblical issues: to care for the sick, to feed the hungry, to stand up for the oppressed. I contend that if the evangelical community became more biblical, everything would change."
"Sadly, we do a much better job of making people feel guilty than we do of delivering them from the guilt we create. We need to confess this and change our ways."
"The first reason for the preponderant influence of those Evangelicals who define themselves as advocates of Religious Right theological and political ideologies is that they have both the financial means and technological know-how to make widespread use of modern electronic forms of communication."
"While a case can be made for intelligent design, I can't figure out why some Christians are so thrilled about that possibility. First of all, it doesn't prove there's a God. If anything, intelligent design lends support to some form of pantheism that defines God as immanent within nature."
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