Jordan Peterson’s Ideological Fallacies

This article was also published on Merion West https://merionwest.com/2020/06/20/does-jordan-peterson-misconstrue-myth/?fbclid=IwAR1deYSuHX0LRkuzheD_7MtDoD4oQjfx3ks4Q8WTolW3-lRI4ukt7WQzjjw Peterson argues that myth is an antidote to ideology. He insists that myth, as opposed to ideology, offers complete truth. By complete truth, he means that mythical narratives can represent the totality of conflicting forces in any given situation. In contrast, ideology is biased and one… Read More Jordan Peterson’s Ideological Fallacies

Ascension

What do we make of the story of the ascension? Matthew and John don’t include the story, nor does Mark. Luke mentions the ascension in his gospel and in Acts. He writes that forty days after his resurrection, Jesus “was taken up before their very eyes, and a cloud hid him from their sight,” It… Read More Ascension