War of the Worldviews. IBC-Bolingbrook, August 1 ,2010. The Christian Worldview. Mark 12:30 “And thou shalt Love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength…”. How do we (or they) think?.
“And thou shalt Love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength…”
A reaction against modernism, or taking the extremes of modernism and making them more extreme (Oden calls this, ‘ultramodernism’).
Four late modern ideas that are collapsing:
This has led to, “gun battles between nine-year-old boys in ornate tennis shoes…300,000 babies born with drug addictions, and “family” entertainment filled with sex and violence…human freedom lost…relativist dogmatism.”(Oden, After Modernity…What?)
Radical Postmodernism includes:
Which Church Buildings Do not Belong With the Rest?
First Baptist Church, Providence, RI
Sagene Church, Oslo, Norway
Leroy Baptist Church, New York
Lutheran Cathedral, Helsinki, Finland
Pisa Cathedral, Italy
Park Street Church, Boston
Abundant Living Faith Center, El Paso, Texas
Beeson Divinity School,
Barclay Church, Edinburgh, Scotland
Grossmunster, Zurich, Switzerland
Church of St. Bernedette, Barlay, France
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