Clothing sin in the beautiful garments of righteousness

It seems to be a fact of life that human beings cannot continue to do wrong without eventually reaching out for some thin rationalisation, to clothe an obvious wrong in the beautiful garments of righteousness.”

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary on 19 April 1961.

Looking back 50 years and across the Pacific ocean it is easy to see slavery in the USA as obviously wrong and the rationalisation as very thin indeed. The question we need to face is what are we currently rationalising and dressing up in pseudo-righteousness that will be seen by others (in other times or places) as obviously wrong?

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