He was a Catholic boy from Brooklyn who never forgot where he came from or the Christian faith he was raised under.
In fact, when Danny Thomas needed a name for his hospital he chose St. Jude.
"He did his work with people who's diseases were incurable or they were outcast."
Danny had been surrounded by many faiths and he was committed to all of them.
So there is a place for each to pray, but if you want to hear God in this place just listen.
"She was crying and she said I have some tumors behind my eyes."
"You're scared to death. Your concern is you're going to have to bury your own child."
"I will always remember that Friday afternoon we were told the cancer had spread from her kidney to her lungs."
"I went to the financial desk and she looked at me and said we will bill your insurance but you will never receive a bill from St. Jude
and when your in such a dark place it is a tremendous comfort to know."
"The thought that your ideas can give a 6 year old kid another 60 or 70 years of normal life - its an amazing privilege to be able to do that."
"I remember just before her surgery the doctor drew on the incision a rabbit so she would smile. Then I remember him bending over and kissing her on the forehead."
"He said, 'Mom you know I almost died last year. You know I could have died.' I said 'I know but you didn't because we were at St. Jude."