Proverb about Religion


Religion is the best armor but the worst cloak

To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we’re looking through our archives to bring you 225 pieces of wit, wisdom, and fun in a series we’re calling Almanac Treasures (see more of them here).

“Religion is the best armor in the world, but the worst cloak.”


1795, The Old Farmer's Almanac Sampler

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