Reflections on Jordan Peterson’s “God”

In this essay of mine, published by Merion West, I offer an appraisal of Jordan Peterson’s religious beliefs and his statements concerning God. Going through biblical tradition, especially through the eyes of the Patristic Fathers of early Christianity, I argue that Peterson’s God is not as Gnostic and Jungian as it initially seems. In particular, I concentrate on the Catholic and Orthodox understanding of Christ as Logos and the importance of speech, or dialogue (διάλογος), in bringing order out of chaos and reorienting our lives to Truth.

Read it here: In Defense of Jordan Peterson’s Religious Beliefs.

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