When Men Forsake God, Tyranny Always Follows

American Thinker

The  prophetic words of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn resonate like thunder across the  history of man.  “Men have forgotten God; that’s why all this has  happened.”  Thus summarized the Nobel laureate, Orthodox Christian author,  and Russian dissident the main reason why the communist revolution was able to  enslave, terrorize, and murder tens of millions of innocent people.  An  atheistic mentality and a long process of secularization gradually alienated the  people from God and His moral laws.  This led them away from truth and  authentic liberty and facilitated the rise of tyranny.

Godlessness  is always the first step to the concentration camp.  Tragically, that same  process is now at work in America and many other parts of the world.  Too  many refuse to see it or believe it.

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