Ideologies, Ideas, Idols and Insanity
It seems to me that the only thing more commonplace than religion is false religion, and the most convincing form of false religion is an ideology.
What is an ideology? An ideology is an idee fixe.. good idea believed as the only idea…an idea that has become an obsession.
Everyone wants something to believe in. We all want a cause to live for and we naturally seek an explanation for all that is–especially ourselves. The Catholic faith provides that, but the Catholic faith, like life, is messy. There are uncertainties and rough spots and sinners and not everything fits and matches all the