Response to Bishop Spong’s “Political manifesto”
My Dear Bishop Spong:
I immigrated to this country, and now hold citizenship. I came neither for the “freebies” nor to have the Government look after me financially. I paid for my own secondary education by working jobs all through college. I am a Deist. I believe that if you give a man a fish you feed him for a day, but if you teach him to fish, you feed him for a lifetime.
A Biblical parable also sticks with me: the master who left his three servants with five, two, and one talent. The reward went to the stewards who did somet