Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Season 8 Episode 17


Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Mar 27, 2007 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Father Denis: Sometimes the very devout hold themselves accountable for sins they haven't committed.

    • Trent Labette: The reverend is innocent. He would never commit sins of lust and deviance.
      Olivia Benson: Then why does he keep a love nest?

    • Reverend Curtis: You and I live in different worlds. In my world, God is infallible. In yours, you worship science.
      Elliot Stabler: No, I turn to science for some answers and God for others.

    • Elliot Stabler: No telling what unnatural transactions our forensic accountant will uncover.

    • Olivia Benson: That's a subpoena, not a party invitation. So give us the records or go to jail for contempt.

    • Dr. Melinda Warner: No clothes, no ID, no eyes.

    • Olivia Benson: Who has 10 kids nowadays?
      Elliot Stabler: Not even Catholics.

    • Elliot Stabler (into his cellphone): I'm sorry, there's nothing I can do about it. (listens) Yeah? Bye. (hangs up)
      Olivia Benson: Something wrong?
      Elliot Stabler: Kathy. We were supposed to have a drink tonight. (pauses) I'm moving back home.
      Olivia Benson: When?
      Elliot Stabler: We haven't decided, that's why we were gonna have a drink.

    • Elliot Stabler: (about Reverend Curtis) If he takes the Bible so seriously, what's he doing having an affair with a male prostitute?
      Dr. George Huang: Because he suppressed his sexual desires and channeled them into having as many children as he could. But the problem with repressed desires is that they eventually explode.

    • Elliot Stabler: Someone killed our John Doe to send a message?
      Dr. Melinda Warner: Well, if it was, 'Shut up and spread 'em,' he got it loud and clear.

  • Notes

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