“Atheism, Gnosticism and Modern Political Religion” – John GRAY

Seemingly opposed, utopian dreams of a perfect world and faith in gradual improvement have the same source in Christian monotheism. The idea of progress is a mutant version of the Christian belief that human salvation is found in history, while modern revolutionary and liberal movements continue the faith in an end to history that inspired… Continue lendo “Atheism, Gnosticism and Modern Political Religion” – John GRAY

“Política apocalíptica” (John Gray)

"Um novo céu e uma nova terra: pois o primeiro céu e a primeira terra se foram", lemos no Apocalipse. Eliminem o "céu", mantendo apenas a "nova terra", e terão o segredo e a receita de todos os sistemas utópicos.E.M. Cioran AS RAÍZES RELIGIOSAS dos modernos movimentos revolucionários foram primeiro analisadas sistematicamente no seminal estudo… Continue lendo “Política apocalíptica” (John Gray)