During the Second World War, evacuated to non-Jewish households, I encountered Christianity at home and in school.
More Quotes from Lionel Blue:I thought of such Christian inventions as the ghetto and the Jewish badge of shame. The Nazis didn't have to go very far to pick up their know-how.
For a Christian, Jesus is the unique and only way that God has fully revealed himself. For a Jew this cannot be.
It was admitted by the early rabbis that the sectarians could be as full of good works as eggs were full of meat.
So many plusses, so many minuses.
For a devotee or lover, the being, worshipped or loved, will always be the only one for her or him.
I still go to a Christian priory for retreats.
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I got asked by a freelance journalist to jump in front of Princess Diana's funeral. How pathetic is that? That would have been the stupidest thing on the planet.
The characters emerge from my rather twisted mind. That's another enjoyable part of the job making stuff up.
I really do love Diana Ross; I grew up listening to her records. I grew up in a little town in Mexico, so while we got the music, we never got the experience of watching her.