"Keep Not Thou Silent, O God! Sit no longer blind, Lord God, deaf to our prayer and dumb to our dumb suffering. Surely Thou, too, art not white, O Lord, a pale bloodless, heartless thing!" - W.E.B. DuBois ; “Litany at Atlanta,” quoted by M. Shawn Copeland, “Wading through Many Sorrows,” in A Troubling in My Soul: Womanist Perspectives on Evil and Suffering, ed. Emilie M. Townes, p. 126.
It is appalling that the most segregated hour of Christian America is eleven o'clock on Sunday morning, the same hour when many are standing to sing: 'In Christ There Is No East Nor West.'- Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story