The Restoration of Christian Culture by John SeniorThe Restoration of Christian Culture by John Senior

The Restoration of Christian Culture

byJohn SeniorForeword byAndrew SeniorPreface byDr. David Allen White

Paperback | October 1, 2008

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A sequel to The Death of Christian Culture, this spiritual treatise covers social, cultural, and political topics. It explores the importance of religious knowledge and faith to the health of a culture, provides a historical sketch of the change in cultural and educational standards over the last two centuries, and illustrates how literary and other visual arts either contribute to a culture or conspire to tear it down. Compared to a series of sermons, this analysis explains that there is a continuing extinction of the cultural patrimony of ancient Greece, Rome, medieval Europe, and the early modern period of Western civilization, owing to the pervasive bureaucratization, mechanization, and standardization of increasing materialism.

John Senior holds his doctorate from Columbia University and was a professor of English, comparative literature, and classics and the founder of the Integrated Humanities Program at the University of Kansas. He was dedicated to preserving Catholic orthodoxy. Andrew Senior has worked as a diocesan director of religious education and as ...
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Title:The Restoration of Christian CultureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:October 1, 2008Publisher:IHS PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1932528164

ISBN - 13:9781932528169

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"A thought-provoking proposal for a way out of today's cultural crisis."  —Andrew V. Abela, Ph.D., professor, department of business and economics, The Catholic University of America