Originally Posted by mudford
I never saw government mentioned in that passage. Charity is a personal responsibility based on our compassion for the person in need. I think that is the problem with the Progressives, they don't understand personal responsibility or compasion.
Well, I'm a progressive, and I demonstrate a pretty good understanding, given my career position and my standard of living. No one handed it to me. But what about those that lost jobs after 20 years and haven't been able to get one yet and have no insurance? What about them? Are you going to say that they have no personal responsibility?