David Brooks – ‘Not Falwell, but Stott’


David Brooks

Here are some significant quotes from the editorial dedicated by David Brooks to John Stott in 2004 in New York Times:


Falwell and Pat Robertson are held up as spokesmen for evangelicals, which is ridiculous. Meanwhile people like John Stott, who are actually important, get ignored.

It could be that you have never heard of John Stott. I don’t blame you. As far as I can tell, Stott has never appeared on an important American news program. A computer search suggests that Stott’s name hasn’t appeared in this newspaper since April 10, 1956, and it’s never appeared in many other important publications. Continue reading “David Brooks – ‘Not Falwell, but Stott’”