Adjust Your Priorities

Adjust Your Priorities May 29, 2016

Daniel Skillman Quote Bombs Bread Priorities 2

If you’ve got more of a problem with the citizenry of this nation pooling their resources together to buy bread than you do with them buying bombs, your priorities are in need of adjustment.

– Daniel Skillman (in a post on Facebook)

The quote addresses a surprising and deeply disturbing phenomenon among large numbers of people in the United States who self-identify as Christians, namely the belief that taxation to address poverty is wrong, but taxation to support war is fine.

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