Yes, they should be. But it’s not likely they will. “Across Spain there are almost 3000 abandoned villages.” Italy is the same. As soon as you are out of the three major conurbations of Milan, Rome and Naples, you find a completely different story.
Our progressive secular elites think this is where we’re going. If only we can be convinced to give up our nostalgic clinging to outmoded ways of thought and social organisation. We just have to get rid of archaic Judeo-Christian thought processes and we’re home free!
They really are just obsessed with this whole “New Adult Faith” thing they’ve got going. First Things A Cool Cardinal Blase Cupich wants Catholics to grow up. Cardinal archbishop of a city famous for the husky, brawling laughter of youth, he preaches the virtues
The (non-Catholic) British blogger who goes by the nom-de-plume Archbishop Cranmer gives us this little gem to demonstrate just how far things are already gone in some sections of the former Christendom, and of course how much further they could go. Advent-cum-Mawlid: church holds joint
It was at least 15 years ago that I started noticing through my research and lobbying work that the “sides are lining up”. I had many discussions with colleagues about it, and we speculated with some trepidation on what the conflict would look like when