Urban Hannon—The Politics of Hell
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“I want you to imagine a society—a society made up of self-absorbed, atomized individuals—a society in which the various members tolerate each other, because they know they need each other, but only so that each of them can achieve his own private ambitions and desires—a society, moreover, that is in open rebellion against its own origins. Sound familiar yet?”
Originally delivered at the Pro Civitate Dei summer school in La Londe-les-Maures, France on June 12, 2022, The Politics of Hell is an in-depth examination of St. Thomas Aquinas’ doctrine concerning the social order among angels and demons—and a commentary on the human governmental arrangements to which each most closely corresponds.
The Politics of Hell full text at The Josias: https://thejosias.com/2022/06/16/the-politics-of-hell/
Theme music: “2 Part Invention”, composed by Mark Christopher Brandt, performed by Thomas Mirus. ©️2019 Heart of the Lion Publishing Co./BMI. All rights reserved.
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