The Continuing Tyranny of Modernism

by Mark Anthony Signorelli (September 2013)

the disturbance which we called the loss of center or loss of the mean is seen to have its origin in the forcible separation of the human and the divine in man, in the tearing apart of one from the other, and in the loss of the mediator between man and God, the God-man. The lost center of man is simply God, and the innermost core of his disease is the loss of his relationship with him.[xi]

[i] Sedlmayr, Hans Art in Crisis (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 2007), 138.

[ii] Sedlmayr, 151-152.

[vii] Gay, 458.

[x] Sedlmayr, 153.

[xi] Sedlmayr, 174-175.

[xv] Barzun, 801.


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