PSEUDO-RELIGIONS OF MODERNITY

In the secular world of modernity, God is dead. Belief in an absolute Divine Order and the traditions that arose around such a concept, has been replaced by the secular religions of modernity: secular humanism, multiculturalism, capitalism, Marxism, the Holocaust, Civil Rights, reductionist materialism, consumerism and of course, pop culture. These things have become entrenched … More PSEUDO-RELIGIONS OF MODERNITY

GIVE IT UP & GROW

“Most people try to live by self-propulsion. Each person is like an actor who wants to run the whole show; is forever trying to arrange the lights, the ballet, the scenery and the rest of the players in his own way. If his arrangements would only stay put, if only people would do as he … More GIVE IT UP & GROW

HOW MASCULINITY BECAME “TOXIC”

“The problem is not toxic masculinity; it’s that masculinity is toxic.” Lisa Wade The above quotation is from an article entitled “The Big Picture: Confronting Manhood After Trump” , and it is authored by Lisa Wade, a sociology professor at Occidental College.  The perspective taken is pretty “cookie-cutter” modern feminism, paying lip-service to the standard … More HOW MASCULINITY BECAME “TOXIC”

IMMORTAL SYMBOLS

For millennia, humans have worked with the deeper mythic and archetypal structures that exist in the universal and folk consciousness. Likewise, they have utilized the associated symbols of these archetypes for the purpose of spiritual growth and development as well as for the purpose of exerting influence. Specific symbols are often tied to a particular … More IMMORTAL SYMBOLS