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Posts in category “Christianity”

‘The Joy Of The Martyrs’

Yes, the world hates you. Relax. There’s freedom in disrespectability.

Posted August 28th, 2014

A Response From Vandy’s Misfit Christian

Why creeds matter, despite what the university thinks.

Posted August 27th, 2014

I Still Don’t Know What Christianity Is For

… on Matthew Sitman’s account, I mean.

Posted August 27th, 2014

‘Christian Derangement Syndrome’ & Other Combox Perils

Online commenters misrepresenting your position can be more frustrating than outright trolls.

Posted August 26th, 2014

She Was The Wrong Kind Of Christian

Tish Harrison Warren thought she was the “right” kind of Evangelical, in …

Posted August 26th, 2014

The Benedict Option & The Assimilation Apostasy

Matthew Sitman, writing on the Jeremiah Option and the Benedict Option, mischaracterizes …

Posted August 22nd, 2014

Ferguson & Bourgeois Christianity

Baptist pastor Thabiti Anyabwile throws down a challenge to us middle-class Christians, …

Posted August 21st, 2014

Why The Worldwide Silence On Christian Persecution?

Ronald S. Lauder, head of the World Jewish Congress, says it’s an …

Posted August 20th, 2014

The Appeal Of Islamofascism

The inspiring religionists of ISIS beheaded poor hostage Jim Foley, as you’ve …

Posted August 20th, 2014

Beauty And Transfiguration

For us Orthodox Christians following the Old Calendar, today is the Feast …

Posted August 19th, 2014

‘Your Liberal And Democratic Principles Are Worth Nothing Here’

Archbishop Amel Nona, the Chaldean Catholic Archeparch of Mosul, gave an interview …

Posted August 18th, 2014

The Seven Sleepers Revered By Muslims & Christians

Here’s something odd and wonderful. Tonight at the vespers service, we commemorated …

Posted August 16th, 2014

IsaacH’s Daughter Is Born

On Tuesday morning, I posted a letter from a reader, IsaacH, who …

Posted August 15th, 2014

Jeremiah Option Vs. Benedict Option

My TAC colleague Samuel Goldman penned a good piece yesterday positing the …

Posted August 14th, 2014

Sex, Christianity, & The Slippery Slope

  Sociologist Mark Regnerus draws on a survey of over 15,000 adult …

Posted August 13th, 2014

To Die A Good Death

Are you following the blog of Kara Tippetts, the young Colorado wife …

Posted August 12th, 2014

Opening The Gates Of Hell In The Mideast

Patrick Cockburn says we have done it. Excerpts: The main victor in …

Posted August 11th, 2014