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dadaism was more than absurd, it was an attack on the past and present

The Movement That Worked to Destroy the Past, Present, and its Foundations

In Jacques Barzun”s excellent ‘From Dawn To Decadence (Amazon link),’ in the chapter titled ‘The Artist Prophet And Jester,’ he talks of the beginning of the movement that attacked foundations of the past, and the past itself. It was called the Dada movement, which along with its cousin Surrealism, detached themselves from the foundations of…

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the world has run out of gas and doesn't know it

Temporal Success and Influence of the World is Diminishing

For Christians that understand the times we’re living in, there has arisen a tremendous opportunity in numerous areas of life to gain influence, as the world, which has attempted to decouple from Christianity, is experiencing the loss of sanity and meaning. This is obvious in many areas of life, including media, entertainment, family, work, business,…

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J.R.R. Tolkien leaning against tree

J.R.R. Tolkien: Why His Works Endure, Influence and Move People

At a time when C.S. Lewis was a theist, but not a Christian, he had a conversation with J.R.R. Tolkien and another Christian, Hugo Dyson, concerning the implications of myth as it related to the sacrifice of Jesus Christ on the cross. Lewis struggled with the idea that a sacrifice 2,000 years ago could help…

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Weapons of our warfare

Christians Are Thought Criminals in a World Abandoning its Sanity: Striking Back!

2 Corinthians 10:4-6 4 (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;) 5 Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;   The further a…

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