Summary of Popular Worldviews
by Michael J. Penfold
Humanism is self-centred.
Message: “Be what you want.”
Quote: “You can be whatever you want to be.”
Hedonism is feelings-centred.
Message: “Do what you want.”
Quote: “If it feels good, do it.”
Materialism is possessions-centred.
Message: “Get what you want.”
Quote: “You deserve it.”
Relativism has no centre.
Message: “Believe what you want.”
Quote: “You need to speak your truth.”
Christianity is Christ-centred.
Message: “Thy will be done.”
Quote: “For me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” – Paul (AD 64)
Christ did not come into the world to vindicate and congratulate religious people, nor to elevate and cultivate intellectual people, nor to validate and coordinate political people, but to emancipate and regenerate sinners.