"We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other." - John Adams, first Vice President and second President of the United States
Thought for the day: God and the Constitution
A dismissive tone can be discerned in on-the-record statements made by Austrian Cardinal Kasper's remarks about the insistence of African prelates on the traditional definition of Chritian marriage and sexuality.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf pens letter to the world: This disease respects no borders.
US health officials contradict President Obama's assurances that Ebola cannot be contracted by sitting adjacent to another person on a bus.
Marine Corp Gen. John Kelly expressed fears that human traffickers bringing illegal immigrants to the U.S. will also bring Ebola.
Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, doing the rounds to tout his new memoir, suggested that President Obama approaches problems like a law professor.