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Mar

2017

(2) Ressentiment and Extreme Spiritual Leadership, Part 2 of 2

Author: Tom Bandy
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Mar

2017

Ressentiment and Extreme Spiritual Leadership, Part 1 of 2

The context of extreme leadership has been described in different ways by Kierkegaard, Nietsch, Freud, and other pyschologists and sociologists. In some ways, it was what underlies what we call the "postmodern" world.

Author: Tom Bandy
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Dec

2016

Q/A: Can political leaders be spiritual leaders?

Many political leaders have a charisma that is beyond logic, and which is often more influential than their actual policies. So in what sense can political leaders represent spiritual authority?

Author: Tom Bandy

Despite the charisma of political leaders, Biblical people were right in separating political and spiritual leadership. The insights of Paul Tillich from the 1930's and 40's are relevant today. It explains the gap between unrealistic expectation and angry disappointment that experienced in just a single year or two for a new incumbent for political office. Political leaders are not ... and cannot ... be spiritual leaders. And it is a mistake often made when society lacks spiritual depth.

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