John Shelby Spong

[Retired Bishop of Newark]

John Shelby Spong Quotes

  • ''The priesthood in many ways is the ultimate closet in Western civilization, where gay people particularly have hidden for the past two thousand years.''
    Bishop John Spong (b. 1931), U.S. ecclesiastic, Bishop. Daily Telegraph (London, July 12, 1990).
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  • ''I learned early in life that you get places by having the right enemies.''
    Bishop John Spong (b. 1931), U.S. ecclesiastic. Guardian (London, July 20, 1988).

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