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Gospel Coalition (podcast): How to Disciple in the Age of Richard Dawkins, Lady Gaga, and Amazon.com

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/how-to-disciple-in-age-of-dawkins-gaga-amazon

Trevin Wax argues that the dominant narratives of our age are the humanistic rationalism of the Enlightenment, the quest for the psychological authentic self, and consumer materialism — myths of progress that are countered by the gospel’s eschatology.

Related: The Economist interviews Michael Sandel

Interestingly, Michael Sandel argues that Trump won because technocratic liberalism is bankrupt of any sense of transcendence.

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