4 Problems with the Truth ~ The Crisis of Truth (Part 2)


Soli Deo Gloria

Note: This is the second in a three-part series about living in a post-truth culture, a series that has come out of a number of discussions, teachings, and writings that have occurred lately on the very issue. Part two addresses why we avoid the truth. If you would like to read part one, an annotation of the crisis, click here.
There exists a cultural crisis that is not bound by times, country borders, or cultures, but one that spans across the globe. That crisis is one of truth. It has caused the modern era to be labeled as “post-truth.” That label carries a serious charge against society because it indicates a deliberate rejection of logic, reasoning, and veracity and a substitution with emotionalism, opinions, and egoism. Unfortunately, the truth is problematic and a consequence of those problems is it becomes easier rationalize and facilitate a rejection of the truth…

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One thought on “4 Problems with the Truth ~ The Crisis of Truth (Part 2)

  1. I see what you’re saying, but we are in a period of interrupted-truth culture. The rising generation of youth is, by and large, very much dedicated to truth. There will come an end to the Era of Fake News.

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