Monday, September 11, 2006

Quoted in the Salt Lake Tribune

I was one of several religious types asked about The War on Terror. Here is what I am quoted as saying:

Rev. Erik J. Richtsteig, pastor of St. James Catholic Church in Ogden, says the U.S. had every right to strike back after it was attacked on Sept. 11. "If someone is pulling a gun out of their holster, you don't wait for them to pull the trigger before you do something about it." Richtsteig said he is proud of the way the U.S. has executed the war, using proportional force and trying to keep the violence away from civilians. "There hasn't been a terrorist attack in the United States [since Sept. 11] and they've stopped several."

Click here for the complete article.
blog comments powered by Disqus