Definition/Quote of the Day 3/5/14–Jewish People and Christians

Posted: March 5, 2014 in Christianity, Quotations, Religion
Tags: , , ,

English: Israel Zangwill עברית: ישראל זנגוויל

English: Israel Zangwill עברית: ישראל זנגוויל (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

JEWS, n. A people uncontaminated by the New Testament, but who, unfortunately, have not escaped the attentions of those who are. As Israel Zangwill stated over a century ago, “The Jews are a nervous people. Nineteen centuries of Christian love have broken down their nerves.”

–From The Devil’s Dictionaries.

Definition, but for the Zangwill quote, by Chaz Bufe.

Front cover of The Devil's Dictionaries

Comments
  1. Marilyn Oser says:

    Great quote. Thanks for referencing my blog.

    Like

  2. […] Definition of the Day 3/5/14 […]

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.