By Fr. George Rutler
In Beyond Modernity, Father Rutler indicates the vacancy and conceit of contemporary man's makes an attempt to deify growth and consider modernity as a aim in itself. Written in a mode corresponding to Chesterton, this e-book is a theological and sociological statement at the financial disaster of progressivism.
"The sleek age is turning into superseded, the object it notion very unlikely. This poses an issue overwhelming to set minds: what occurs while the age which used to be imagined to be the top of the entire a while ends itself? The stark answer is, sleek guy is the least built to grasp. whereas posturing because the breath of items to return, he was once insinuating the 1st civilized denial of the long run. Modernity is worse than a rejection of the earlier; it's a defiant avoidance of that that's subsequent, most likely the 1st university of discourse to cancel the next day to come as something as vapid as a part of yesterday."
— George W. Rutler, from the Foreword
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