The world of today's disciples—particularly of the young—reflects a great human ambivalence about many things: about authority, about freedom, and about science and technology. The sense of perplexity is not unlike Dostoevsky's words. An avalanche of apocalyptic advice from secular prophets swirls about young and old alike; there is an abundance of earnest Paul Reveres who warn us about what is coming, or is already here.
The disciple—one who has committed himself to Christ—is not insulated from the realities of such an unsettled world, yet he will see it differently:
Friday, July 10, 2015
Today's Maxwell Quote
From A Time to Choose (1972), 1: