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Stephen Freeman: “The nous is not a faculty of consumption”

5 September 2016

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“The nous is not a faculty of consumption. It is a faculty of perception, particularly of spiritual perception. The modern struggle to experience God often fails because it is carried out by consumers. God, the true and living God, cannot be consumed, nor can He be known by the tools of consumption. Consumerist Christianity peddles experience and ideas about God. It has little or nothing to do with God Himself.”

Father Stephen Freeman

 

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  1. 5 September 2016 5:58 am

    Reblogged this on The Harlemite.

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