“Is there… a rage against reaction, a fury at the recalcitrance of the concrete and the stubbornness of tradition? … And might that rage too need a fantasy object?”
“Modern nation-states which masquerade as embodiments of community are always to be resisted. The modern nation-state, in whatever guise, is a dangerous and unmanageable institution…”
“God’s people are instructed to dismantle, on a regular basis, the fundamental patterns and structures of stratified wealth and power, so that there is ‘enough for everyone.'” That’s not the understanding of liberty that most people are celebrating today.
So Abram rose, and clave the wood, and went, And took the fire with him, and a knife. And as they sojourned, both of them together, Isaac the first-born spake, and said, My Father, Behold the preparations, fire and iron, But where the lamb for this burnt-offering? Then Abram bound the youth with belts and […]
I will not raise my precious child to kill your precious child. And if it is within my power, I will not hand over my beloved child to others to kill your beloved child, or to learn how to kill the one you cherish. –Fr. Emmanuel Charles McCarthy. (From LewRockwell.com via The Western Confucian)