Published in 1925, in part as a rebuttal of H.G. Wells’ Outline of History, “disputing Wells’ portrayals of human life and civilization as a seamless development from animal life and of Jesus Christ as merely another charismatic figure. Whereas Orthodoxy detailed Chesterton’s own spiritual journey, in this book he tries to illustrate the spiritual journey of humanity, or at least of Western civilization.” (Wikipedia)
June 6th ACS Gathering:
We will meet on June 6th to discuss the Introduction and Chapters 1 & 2 at a location TBA.