Here’s a little classroom exercise for whoever wants to earn extra credit (plus, as an added bonus, the top answer will receive 10,000 interwebz). Compare and contrast the following quotes. You may work in groups.
Compassion is not a sign of weakness, it’s a sign of civilization. (William Kristoll on NPR’s All Things Considered 10/18/12.)
The King will reply, “Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.” (Jesus in Matthew 25:40.)