The environmental damage caused by measures taken (supposedly) in response to the pandemic will be far worse than the harm from the pandemic itself.
The ethos and driving force of Capitalism is Ungemütlichkeit.
Germanic fatalism is a retention of the doctrine of original sin.
Violently flinging yourself off the right side of the horse is not actually a good response to those who have fallen off the left side.
“For them, to deny the body and blood of Christ in the Lord’s Supper was to deny Christ himself, because He himself was bodily present in the Sacrament.”
Radical ‘Lutheranism’ is one of those.