Without Any Other Idea

The choice is frightening: a terrible “Right” or an even more terrible “Left”- they both have the same disdain for man and for life. There does not seem to be any third choice, which obviously should be the Christian one. But Christians themselves are divided into right and left, without any other idea.

Fr. Alexander Schmemann, Journals

One thought on “Without Any Other Idea

  1. Wei Hsien

    Sharp as usual! I’ve read the Journals so many times but I somehow missed this. Could you tell me the date on which this entry was made? Thanks!

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