Defense of leisure
...leisure, in order to establish the wholeness of oneself.
Klassen, D. “Rights talk and God talk: religious faith and natural rights.” Symposium at Newman Centre, McGill University, 15 Sept 2007.
Pieper, J. Leisure: the basis of culture and philosophical act. CA:Ignatius Press, 2009.... Culture depends for its very existence on leisure, and leisure, in its turn, is not possible unless it has a durable and consequently living link with the cultus, with divine worship” (Piper, 15). This statement encompasses Pieper’s stand on how leisure and philosophy, and theology, influences each other.
Leisure is an integral part in creating and cultivating a culture. Done after all the humanly work, leisure i...