A CHRISTIAN RESPONSE TO POST-MODERNISM Kevin Simington Postmodern thinking now permeates our culture. Truth is now relative. You can believe anything you like, and no one has the right to contradict you. A man can believe he is a woman. Continue reading A Christian Response To Post-Modernism
TRUTH AND BEAUTY (Part II) Kevin Simington In “Truth and Beauty, Part I”, I examined the descent into chaos and ugliness in art and architecture, resulting from the post-modern rejection of the absolute truth. When the precise mathematical ratios of Continue reading TRUTH AND BEAUTY (Part II)
TRUTH AND BEAUTY (Part I) Kevin Simington A very wise friend, Ken Collins, has written a brilliant exposition of the relationship between truth and beauty in art, architecture and engineering. In a far more articulate manner than I could aspire Continue reading TRUTH AND BEAUTY (Part I)
THE CHALLENGE OF POSTMODERNISM Kevin Simington The recent Australian plebiscite vote on same–sex marriage raised some interesting issues. The result (nearly 62% in favour) was not surprising, given the pre-polling surveys. The debate leading up to the vote, however, revealed Continue reading The Challenge Of Postmodernism
WHAT HAPPENED TO TOLERANCE? We seem to have changed the definition of the word. Tolerance used to mean extending courtesy and respect to those who hold a different viewpoint to you. It meant acknowledging that different views exist, and not demanding Continue reading What Happened To Tolerance?