ChestertonInAmerica“The Americans go mad when they make laws; but they recover their reason when they disobey them.” G.K. Chesterton, What I Saw in America

The United States is collapsing under the weight of misguided freedom — the “deification of the irrational, of blood and instinct, of the beast of prey in man” (Bonhoeffer, Ethics).

In an interesting twist, Christianity (long derided for enslaving people and being irrational) now has an opportunity to show what true freedom and reason look like.