A Modern Pest

Today's Maurin

“What ails modern society is separation of the spiritual from the material”, says Glenn Frank.

“Secularism is a pest”, says Pius XI.

When religion has nothing to do with education, education, education is only information; plenty of facts, but no understanding.

When religion has nothing to do with politics, politics is only factionalism: “Let’s turn the rascals out so our good friends can get in.” When religion has nothing to do with business, business is only commercialism: “Let’s get what we can while the getting is good.”