“What we’ve got to do in the music business is destroy the image that has got through… which has [given] God Almighty and Jesus Christ…an image of a weakling. A slightly effeminate image. A sort of Sunday image. A religious image. This is not the case….This is something we’re trying in U2 to do something about.”
Bono, in a recently released 1981 presentation to a weekend retreat for Christian musicians with fellow band members the Edge and Larry Mullen Jr.
As quoted in Christianity Today: Quotation Marks