The Relationship between Power and Worship


Included here for your reading pleasure is an article from The Atlantic Magazine entitled The Market as God which explores the religious language employed of the Markets. While I don't agree with or endorse any of the conclusions of the article, it is still a fascinating piece exposing the worship of powerful forces beyond our control. We may call the ancients silly for worshipping what they perceived to be powerful deities, but we worship our own powerful deities just in a more cosmopolitan way.

The Market as God: living in the new dispensation