Church in the modern world

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philstar.com—I have just finished reading the book The Irony Of Modern Catholic History: How the Church Rediscovered Itself & Challenged the Modern World to Reform.

The Modern World Disappoints Ross Douthat. That the world is a mess is a proposition with which the left and the right can both agree. Conservatives look around and see a heathen culture degraded by “cultural Marxism” and the tyranny of social justice; leftists, on the other hand, see a society brought to the brink of collapse by capitalism, patriarchy, and corporate greed. There is no shortage of explanations for why and when this downward slide began: It could have been the radical 1960s that kicked it off, or maybe the triumph of...