Evan Sayet, in his book “The Kindergarden of Eden,” writes,
Ex-liberal Sayet is a long-time Hollywood insider who worked for a period as a writer for pseudo-comedian Bill Maher. He describes his former liberalism as not doctrinaire but rather the liberal default-position. Like all liberals he knew what he needed to know: Democrats are good—Republicans are evil. Democrats like peace—Republicans like war, Democrats like air—Republicans don’t breathe.
It was the liberal reaction to 9/11 that turned Sayet away from liberalism. Its' lukewarm patriotism and even straight-out anti-Americanism got Sayet to thinking, and thinking said Sayet is a dangerous thing for a liberal to do because, “The first time you think is the last time you’re a Democrat.”
Sayet's talk, "Regurgitating the Apple: How the Modern Liberal Thinks" at the Heritage Foundation made it to YouTube and from there it went viral, and his book, "The Kindergarden of Eden" is the result of his extrapolating on his theory:
What drives the liberal True Believer, said Sayet, is a Godless utopian vision. In the article "Liberal Treason Explained: “The Kindergarden of Eden,” conservative writer Jim O’Neill writes that John Lennon's song/anthem "Imagine" nicely sums up the liberal fantasy,
The roots of contemporary liberalism
Contemporary liberals are the ideological heirs of a rebellion against the God of Revelation and Christian theism that began as far back as the Renaissance:
In his book Wiker painstakingly traces the development of contemporary secular liberalism to its roots, thereby revealing that the liberals in ascendancy in America today are,
Though the seeds of secular liberalism were sown during the Renaissance, it was the growth of natural science in the 17th century that allowed it to blossom into faith in both sovereign human reason and scientific progress. But with English philosopher David Hume in the latter part of the 18th century, sovereign reason finally destroyed all certain knowledge, even of the natural world, when Hume announced that no man can know absolute truth through human reason because reason is a subjective faculty:
The conscience and faculties of the human intellect have been corrupted since the fall and of necessity must be submitted to the higher things of God or fall into madness.
Russian philosopher Ivan V. Kireyevsky foresaw that sovereign reason would fall into madness and unleash unceasing criticism of truth, morality, Revelation, prophecy, miracles, religion, and ultimately of reason itself. Thus, it would inevitably devour itself. (p. 537)
When the depraved conscience and corrupted human reason become the standard of truth and knowledge and right and wrong, as is the case throughout the West and America, its madness ultimately results in a theater of the absurd in which there is neither up nor down, male nor female, right nor wrong, true nor false, normal nor abnormal.
Rebellion against God; depravity and madness
The loss of certainty did not stop the progressive rebellion against God but rather spurred it to progressively absorb, transform and secularize God's Revelation to man together with Christian doctrine and teaching. Thus, for example, as a 'scientific law of progress,' Darwin's inverted theory of evolution was not only used to justify the rebellion but to supplant the Genesis account of creation ex nihilo, or special creation as seculars prefer to say:
Another example revolves around the doctrine of God's grace. Christianity teaches that God's grace is open to all, thus, all repentant sinners may share in the perfection of holiness that is only fully produced in the supernatural Kingdom of God (3rd heaven) outside of the time/space (energy and matter) dimension. But secular liberal madness imagines that not only is man born good, but pagan materialist science and upside-down evolutionism have shut down the supernatural dimension, brought heaven to earth, supplanted Original Sin with secular 'law' (political correctness) and God's grace with state power as the instruments for perfecting man here below.
Wiker points out that prior to the Christian doctrine of grace,
A third example comes to light in the knowledge that secular liberalism has undermined the church’s responsibility to declare that something is a sin. This responsibility has been given to depraved secular civil authorities. It is now the right of the new pagan theocratic secular state to declare what is sin. Thus, for instance, while abortion and homosexuality are not sins but rather politically correct secular rights or choices, to dissent against either is to be found guilty of the politically incorrect sins of hate, intolerance, bigotry, narrow-mindedness, and homophobia. In a further demonstration of secular madness, while the biologically determined sexes, male and female, are declared hateful and intolerant, it is now the right of new pagans to invent their own identity, resulting in an ever-expanding menu of gender-fluid 'letter' people.
Wiker notes that each of us now has the right to do whatever we want,
In the final example we see how secular liberalism has completely transformed and inverted the unchanging higher things of God:
Whereas our theocratic pagan state exhorts us to seek ‘change’ the prophet exhorts us to seek the old unchanging paths; the paths of righteousness and holiness which from of old,
Through its' primary doctrine evolution, secular liberalism has introduced a whole new scale of satanically inverted values grounded in the first instance, on the idea that everything in nature is the fruit of a constantly evolving process of upward growth (change) rather than the original creation of God. In the second instance, in a constantly evolving (changing) world, perfection is obviously somewhere in the future.
Evolutionist J.H. Randall, Jr., comments:
The extent to which the Western and American mind has been contaminated and inverted by secular liberalism's inverted evolutionary thinking is seen by the fact that today's popular catch-phrases, even among Christians who ought to know better, are 'change,' 'contemporary,' and 'going forward.'
Like supernatural Christian faith with its spiritual taproot in Christ Jesus, the Way, the Truth, and Life, the satanic rebellion is a movement of spirit with its taproot and energy in Satan, the androgynous spirit of slavery to sin and death.
In affirmation, the Russian anarchist Mikhail Bakunin, one of Karl Marx's partners in the First International said:
From the Garden of Eden through to our own time the anti-nature of the satanic rebellion has been the antithesis of the Christian faith. Thus, Christian faith is joy, patience, love, truth, humbleness, perseverance, submission in all things to the Will of God, and blessed eternal life. On the other hand, Satanic rebellion is inverted evolutionary thinking, skepticism, destructive criticism, lies, sophistry, violence, revulsion, burning envy, impatience, seething hatred, jealousy, rebelliousness, blasphemy, and eternal life in Hell.
Fueled by dissatisfaction with God the Father and His created order – self, society, and the world – the rebellion devotes its' infernal energy toward "change," and “progress,” or as Marx put it, toward the destruction of everything that exists. Infernal rebellion intends both the destruction of the Christian-based Old Order and the establishment of a Godless utopia because:
It was Bakunin who provided the concrete program of destruction followed by today's liberals:
Bakunin's program not only admits the existence of the devil and mankind’s’ fallen nature but in true demonic fashion is an inversion and reversal of Proverbs 1:10: " My son, if sinners shall entice thee, consent not to them."
Gill's Exposition of Proverbs 1: 10 explains:
Sayet affirms that in pursuit of their Godless utopia, Hollywood and media liberals – together with influential liberals situated within the White House, State Department, CDC, academia, seminaries, school boards, library associations, and political, military, and 'justice' institutions – actively promote evil:
In other words, satanic rebellion is the opposite, or antithesis of everything that Western civilization has historically held in high esteem – the Trinity (the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, the Incarnation, Genesis account of creation ex nihilo, creational norms, immutable truth, moral absolutes, the monogamous one-man/one-woman family, procreation, Biblical sexual ethics, the virtues, decency, civility, neatness, order, Christian symbols, holy days, patriotism, self-defense, boundaries, limitations, and individual freedom. Thus, we see satan's sin-hardened rebels actively promoting atheism, Darwinism, materialism, amorality, defiance, easy divorce, abortion, butchering newborns for baby parts, alternative lifestyles, Drag Queens, transgenderism, promiscuity, sexual perversion, disrespect, slovenly dress, disorder, pornography, stench, filth, ugliness, meaninglessness and slavery to vice/sin.
After more than eighty years of evil being actively promoted, there yet remain some American churches that are truly salt and light. These churches are a wholesome, edifying, strengthening, and uplifting influence in the religious order and surrounding society.
The satanic rebellion however, has succeeded in possessing increasing numbers of Christian seminaries and churches over and across the entire denominational spectrum and where possession has not yet fully occurred, has darkened them.
In his bestselling book, "The Marketing of Evil," David Kupelian observes that Christianity,
Kupelian argues that the marketing of evil has succeeded because the beguiling lies, the seductive temptations to sin appeal to the hidden, selfish, hostile, resentful part of us that we want to embrace.
In our darkened state we have forgotten the wisdom of Proverbs 1:10, consequently, within vast numbers of Americans – including those who call themselves Christians, the Devils’ storm troopers – sin-hardened liberals – have successfully awakened the Devil and stirred up the basest, most evil passions.
When the Devil has finally been awakened within a majority of Americans this will ultimately result in nationwide malevolent madness. Already we see the spirit of malevolent madness at working within the highest political corridors, the White House, Pentagon, judiciary, Hollywood, media, governors, mayors, school boards, library associations, the BLM, antifa, and vast numbers of true believers.
This will surely happen unless we repent of the life of pride and that selfish,© Linda Kimball
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