Whoever boast of being ‘tolerant’ towards other beliefs while, at the same time, asserting that such beliefs are fundamentally no different to any other set of beliefs or that, even if they were, they do not make any decisive difference to a person’s life now or ever, is simply emptying the word tolerance of any moral value

Whoever boast of being ‘tolerant’ towards other beliefs while, at the same time, asserting that such beliefs are fundamentally no different to any other set of beliefs or that, even if they were, they do not make any decisive difference to a person’s life now or ever, is simply emptying the word tolerance of any moral value. At worst, it is simply a narcissistic endorsement of one’s own worldview.

Vinoth Ramachandra, The Recovery of Mission, p.271

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