Berit KjosWorldview Weekend
The new generation...[has] a deeper sense of solidarity as people of the planet than any generation before them.... On that rests our hope for our global neighborhood." Report of The United Nations' Commission on Global Governance.
"Welfare depends on the intellectual and moral solidarity of mankind." Federico Mayor, then Director General of UNESCO
"Change your whole way of thinking, because the new order of the spirit is confronting and challenging you. ...The only way we will achieve human solidarity in dealing with it is to have a completely new way of thinking."...."
"...always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear; having a good conscience, that when they defame you as evildoers, those who revile your good conduct in Christ may be ashamed." 1 Peter 3:15-16
Religion for everyone! The message in this strange article (featured last weekend's Wall Street Journal) fits right into the UN vision of global solidarity. The author, Alain de Botton, presents a radical plan for social unity that meets the demands of the global agenda. By blending useful practices from the world's religious traditions, it would mold minds, transform communities and establish new rules and rituals for all. There would be no room for Biblical Christianity.
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