The Liturgy of the City Street
- A fascinating essay.
"...where, in today's utilitarian, almost uniformly awful world of
economics, real estate development and design, does one find
anything that a human being can love? And where, finally, can we get
some relief from the one-sided nonsense, promoted ad nauseum by
pious capitalists, that the structure of one's surroundings means
nothing, and that absolutely everything depends on consumer demand,
on the 'individual'?
If we want better answers to these questions, we need to look
deeper. We need to take a look at the spiritual sources of our
humanness. That is precisely where liturgy comes in...."