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The downward spiral of compromise

20 Jan

“In the last few decades, though no one can say exactly how it happened, the unthinkable became tolerable. And then acceptable. And then legal. And now, God help us, applaudable.”

Joni Eareckson Tada, When is it Right to Die: A Comforting and Surprising Look at Death and Dying

The context of the quote is that Joni is talking about society’s acceptance of euthanasia and assisted suicide. The quote can also apply to any type of sin. What was taboo only a generation ago is celebrated today. Compromise is a slippery slope that leads to destruction.

 
1 Comment

Posted by on January 20, 2018 in Culture, Quotes

 

One response to “The downward spiral of compromise

  1. lynnabbottstudios

    January 20, 2018 at 11:23 pm

    So true. Excellent insight and profound warning!

     

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