Brexit as a spiritual crisis: remain, leave, and an incarnational Church

LaCroix International

September 4, 2019

By Massimo Faggioli

In his novel “A Legacy of Spies” John Le Carré ponders the relationship between England and Europe.The most iconic character of his espionage tales, George Smiley, is an Englishman who has spent his life spying on the Soviets.

Now retired in a post-Cold War world, he says to his subordinate Peter Guillam:”So was it all for England, then? There was a time, of course there was. But whose England? Which England?”

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