With two words you can dismiss nearly everything that has to do with Christianity. . . at least if you want to. It is all white and all Western, Eurocentric to the core. At least that is how a great many of the church’s critics (both inside and outside the church) have attempted to tear down the church’s history, legacy, and witness.
Of course, there is always truth to every fallacy. There is truth to this. The worst of many things in the church has come when Western culture was equated with all that is good, normative, and pure. But this is a fallacy. The Mass was formed and shaped not by a Western culture but by the culture of. . . Read All