Aug 28: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible?

8-28-09: Justice is more important to the Lord than a sacrifice. Proverbs 21:3

Everything and everyone; enemies and friends; all have one thing in common. The Lord is the maker of all. Proverbs 22:2

The Lord will plunder those who plunder others here on earth. Proverbs 22:23

Patience and a gentle tongue can break even a ruler. Proverbs 25:15

Let your enemies ruin themselves—relentlessly feed them, love them and quench their thirst. Proverbs 25:21-22

Much love.

About Andrew Marin

Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation ( He is author of the award winning book Love Is an Orientation (2009), its interactive DVD curriculum (2011), and recently an academic ebook titled Our Last Option: How a New Approach to Civility can Save the Public Square (2013). Andrew is a regular contributor to a variety of media outlets and frequently lectures at universities around the world. Since 2010 Andrew has been asked by the United Nations to advise their various agencies on issues of bridging opposing worldviews, civic engagement, and theological aspects of reconciliation. For twelve years he lived in the LGBT Boystown neighborhood of Chicago, and is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland, where he is teaching and researching at the University of St. Andrews earning his PhD in Constructive Theology with a focus on the Theology of Culture. Andrew's research centers on the cultural, political, and religious dynamics of reconciliation. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).