Madeleine L'Engle

“One of the most pusillanimous things we of the female sex have done throughout the centuries is to have allowed the male sex to assume that mankind is masculine. It is not. It takes both male and female to make the image of God. The proper understanding of mankind is that it is only a poor, broken thing if either male or female is excluded.”

Madeleine L'Engle, The Irrational Season
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The Irrational Season (Crosswicks Journals, #3) The Irrational Season by Madeleine L'Engle
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