So very proud

I had to smile.

Time Magazine reports this week that many members of the Amish community are in financial straits because -- according to Mervin Lehman, an Amish father in Indiana -- "People wanted bigger weddings, newer carriages … they were buying things they didn't need."

Amish arrogance.

Who'd a thought?

But then you don't need to be a history teacher to see that "creeping pride" has seeped into every religious community over the centuries.

It was there in Eden.

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