“In this America, too, the Christian teaching that every human soul is unique and precious has been stressed, by the prophets of self-fulfillment and gurus of self-love, at the expense of the equally important teaching that every human soul is fatally corrupted by original sin. Absent the latter emphasis, religion becomes a license for egotism … Continue reading The Words of Our Elders: Ross Douthat
Then Jesus said to them, “Watch out! Guard yourself against all kinds of greed. After all, one’s life isn’t determined by one’s possessions, even when someone is very wealthy. In our celebrity and hero worship culture, we seem to have lost sight of the true essence of our being, the transcending power of the new … Continue reading Spiritual Intelligence: Net-worth Or God-worth?