the truth of the matter is that Conservatism, Inc. not only (perhaps even deliberately) failed to conserve the natural family or religious liberty or the sanctity of human life or pretty much anything else; it did so precisely because it was ideologically aligned with global capital on one side and the cultural commissars of the sexual revolution on the other.
.. The only solution is to eradicate the modernist paradigm, root and branch. Which is why the Benedict Option is our only hope.
.. Anyway, the Ben Op definitely sees in the Enlightenment the seeds of the dissolution of religious belief.
.. The Benedict Option’s prime goal is to build resilient communities of traditional Christian faith that can stand in opposition to the post-Christian progressive ethos, and sustain themselves across generations.