The Corner

The one and only.

Girard and the Modern World


Today on Uncommon Knowledge, philosopher René Girard turns from ancient myths, our subject earlier in the week, to contemporary history, the subject of his most recent book, Battling to the End.

Mankind is failing the test of history because mankind has had the truth and the reality of Christianity – this truth has been there for 2,000 years – and instead of moving ahead and becoming more widespread, today Christianity is becoming more restricted and less and less popular every day…[but] there is a way to turn the tide.

Click here.