Sloth or Acedia

Fairlie, Henry
October 1977
New Republic;10/29/77, Vol. 177 Issue 18, p20
Ponders on the sin of sloth. Assertion that the sin of sloth is a state of dejection that gives rise to torpor of mind and feelings and spirit; Argument that most of the recipes of the human potential movement for personal relationships and self-actualization are prescriptions for emotional and spiritual sloth; Criticism on the false concept of individualism; Recipes of the human potential movement for personal relationships and self-actualization.


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