"WHAT would turn eight intelligent, respectable doctors and other medical professionals into terrorists bent on a killing spree?
For intelligent young people brought up in religious households and grappling with the concept of faith, fundamentalism can be one of only two options: it is either all or nothing. When it comes to faith, there is no logic to holding a moderate viewpoint. You either believe fully that some supernatural being created everything around us and eavesdrops on all six billion-plus of us, monitoring every word and deed, every minute of every day, now and forever, or you don’t."
Irish Examiner, 11 July 2007