Thursday, August 26, 2010
The Entire Human Community
"Thomas Berry writes . . .
Any human activity must be seen primarily as an activity of the universe and only secondarily as an activity of the individual. . . .
For the first time the entire human community has, in this story, a single creation or origin myth."
- David Leeming. Myth: A Biography of Belief. Oxford University Press, 2002 pg 161
- Original quote taken from Lonergan, Annie and Caroline Richards. Thomas Berry and the New Cosmology. Mystic, CT: Twenty-Third Publications, 1988. pg 37