On 11/13/2013 2:13 AM, Alberto G. Corona wrote:
That is not bad in principle, is what is it and is human nature. But in anomial
societies like the modern West, where the small comunities were lost time ago, and the
christian faith that created a big sense of comunity for all the West also has been
lost, drive many desperate people, fundamentally ateistic or agnostic to coalesce around
whatever crazy idea that a leader or group of authorities tell to him.
Crazy ideas like freedom of conscience, private enterprise, preserving the
environment...instead of those great old theistic ideas like ignorance, faith, piety, and
"True, secular values can turn a civilization inside out. In post-Christian Europe, entire
nations have been plunged into endemic health, skyrocketing education and hopelessly low
rates of violent crime."
--- Austin Dacey, NY Times 3 Feb 2006
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