Gerald Vann, O.P. was a British Roman Catholic theologian and philosopher. He was born in St Mary Cray, Kent. He joined the Dominican Order in 1923 and was ordained a priest in 1929.
|If you say that the history of the Church is a long succession of scandals, you are telling the truth, though if that is all you say, you are distorting the truth.||Truth ;History|
|Nothing is more depressing and more illogical than aggressive Christianity.|
|Some people think that prayer just means asking for things, and if they fail to receive exactly what they asked for, they think the whole thing is a fraud.|
|To help all created things, that is the measure of all our responsibility; to be helped by all, that is the measure of our hope.||Hope|