My Year of No Shopping https://nyti.ms/2k1AuLR
Definitely worth a read, as we descend into further materialism still. Sickness and chronic difficulties make this endeavour that much harder – Lord knows how many supplements, health foods and creature comforts I need to make it through the hour, but this (whilst a little superficial) might tap into a religious impulse that society has so-quickly lost, a rage against rampant Capital and value-materialism. Even if it’s not as radical as I’d like!
“Are Christians Supposed to be Communists?” By David Bentley Hart in the same newspaper
Perhaps a little more theological, but an intriguing (and perhaps not all-too-controversial) reading of the Gospel