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By Fr. George Rutler

ISBN-10: 089870135X

ISBN-13: 9780898701357

In Beyond Modernity, Father Rutler exhibits the vacancy and self-esteem of recent man's makes an attempt to deify development and view modernity as a aim in itself. Written in a method corresponding to Chesterton, this ebook is a theological and sociological observation at the financial disaster of progressivism.

"The sleek age is changing into superseded, the item it inspiration impossible. This poses an issue overwhelming to set minds: what occurs while the age which was once purported to be the tip of the entire a long time ends itself? The stark answer is, glossy guy is the least built to understand. 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 college of discourse to cancel the following day as a specific thing as vapid as a part of yesterday."
— George W. Rutler, from the Foreword

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