Christian morality in flux
Eric Hodgens, retired Melbourne priest, looks at the source of moral teaching in the society and the church. How does authority gain its authenticity or indeed regain it?
Everything Flows. Heraclitus’s dictum sums up his philosophy. Essence versus Existence. Heraclitus was on the side of existence. As we reflect on experience we create a pattern of meaning which we superimpose on reality. The alternative is that the inbuilt nature of things pre-determines the existential outcome?
Is life a flowing river or a static mountain?