We can trace the museumisation of church art to the process of secularisation aided by the interest in comparative religion.
Strangely enough for a work that centres on the secret, esoteric and arcane, 'The Secret Teachings' is largely concerned with the methodical application of rational logic.
So, how much of COVID-19 can we take before it loses its ‘fear’ impact? In other words, have we reached, or reaching, a COVID-19 immunity worldview due to pandemic fatigue and pandemic anger?
Doubt about the veracity of biblical texts could have been ameliorated if English scholars were not so blind to German biblical research.
Pell in this context is seen as more of a hero being treated badly by the Vatican's
George Pell is seldom out of the news, even when he is simply taking a pretty uneventful plane ride. His latest flight has taken a dramatic turn.
At least one diocese in Australia is showing itself to have become prey to secularist progressive ideology. There may well be others.
It occurred to me at the time that a new thing had occurred, that the national interest was now the basis of all policy. What more do you need?
Then, at its most basic, helping others, preventing harm, is the overriding moral belief that should drive our approach to the Corona Virus pandemic.
When we turned away from the enchantment of Christianity, we did not discover a disenchanted world, but we looked for new forms of enchantment.
The book also counters many of the Gospel and secular truths that many people hold. Income inequality for example is not that bad.
George Pell, Dyson Heydon: the church and the law, both human institutions, subject to human failings