Transcending Idolatry


Whatever we place above reality… whatever we place above examination… we are idolizing: placing it as a god. We’ve all done this, of course, but it’s not something we should continue, and it really is idolatry. The good news is that defeating idolatry isn’t all that hard.



The late John Taylor Gatto concluded that “Genius is as common as dirt,” and I’m convinced he was right. And once we get past idolatry, that genius will find a far more scope in us.