Purity, Aristocracy, Transcendence

“Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” (Philippians 4:8) Decadence is a defining feature of modern life, indeed a … Continue reading Purity, Aristocracy, Transcendence

The Poison of Modernity

As I was mindlessly reading on my iPhone a few days ago, I came across an article discussing the effects of smart phones on the muscular and skeletal structures of their users. Nobody doubts that contemporary technology and social media are having enormous effects upon our attention spans, relationships, and self-perceptions; it should come as … Continue reading The Poison of Modernity