Tags » John Milbank

Links and videos I Normally Would Have Posted on Facebook: III

David Russell Mosley

Lent
4 March 2014
The Edge of Elfland
Hudson, New Hampshire

Dear Friends and Family,

‘What I didn’t know about St Quentin was that its basilica is one of six important French church buildings which contain labyrinths, the best known of which is Chartres. 893 more words

Being A (Non-Roman) Catholic Evangelical

The Modern Spiritual Predicament?

From Christopher Lasch’s The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy:

In the commentary on the modern spiritual predicament, religion is consistently treated as a source of intellectual and emotional security, not as a challenge to complacency and pride.

279 more words
John Milbank

Péguy and Anglican Social Teaching

In 2008 John Milbank claimed that Charles Péguy “is the man for the hour.” In his latest book, Beyond Secular Order, Milbank again evokes Péguy, writing, “there can be no storming of the Bastille as a historical event without its annual commemoration” (8). 388 more words

Anglican Social Teaching

An Enchanted Universe?

Over the past ten years or so, we’ve heard a lot about the need to re-enchant the universe, largely from figures like Charles Taylor, John Milbank and their followers. 219 more words

Anglican Social Teaching

Were The Christian Socialists Really Socialist?

Notes on Anglican Christian Socialism.

Were the Christian Socialist really socialists? And if so, what type of socialism did they embody and to what degree? 778 more words

Anglican Social Teaching