The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.
- Clerk, attorney general, Columbia, 1972—1974. Associate then partner Dalla Ball, PA, 1974—1976. Private practice, since 1976.
God offers a loving relationship. The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. God has freely and graciously already made it possible.