Sunday, May 13, 2018

Modernists Without Faith

From Return to Order:
These defenders of modernity are like Romans fighting off barbarians inside a decadent society that needs a moral rebirth. Fighting off invasion is required but is just part of the solution.  Only something strong and inspiring outside the system can breathe new life into society. This was something the Romans themselves could not provide.  Historically, the Church provided that moral regeneration that gave rise to Christendom. A similar thing is happening today. An example of this awkward defense is the Jordan Peterson phenomenon and others who are fighting off the cultural Marxism of our times. They have also called for moral regeneration. However, they remained fixed to their secular and modern roots that banished God from the public square. (Read more.)

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