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Posts tagged “Alan Jacobs”

The Sacramental Laurus

Reading the novel with Orthodox and Protestant eyes

Posted March 29th, 2016

Frustration & Forbearance

Is the Republican Party a teardown or a fixer-upper?

Posted January 25th, 2016

Was Wheaton Wrong?

Doctrine matters. So does doctrinal identity. Some thoughts on the Larycia Hawkins affair

Posted January 8th, 2016

False Neutrality & the Left

More examples of the MSM not understanding its own distorted vision

Posted December 7th, 2015

A Benedict Option Omnibus

An omnibus of the more interesting recent BenOp commentary

Posted July 11th, 2015

Breathing with Benedict

Securing your own oxygen mask first

Posted May 14th, 2015

Roasting Kahlil Gibran

Alan Jacobs has the kitschy poet for breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Posted May 6th, 2015

‘Community or Capitulation’

A stark lesson for contemporary Christians from a Bruderhof member

Posted April 24th, 2015

Why Father Neuhaus Went Right

And where the theocons are headed next

Posted March 18th, 2015

‘Christian Derangement Syndrome’ & Other Combox Perils

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

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

Against The Emerging Dhimmitude

First, let me ask your pardon for my absence since yesterday, and …

Posted July 26th, 2014

One Inner Ring To Rule Them All

Alan Jacobs has a really important post up about Jonathan Haidt’s moral …

Posted July 9th, 2014

The Problem Of Truth & Triumphalism

Something I read on the Internet this morning reminded me of an …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Teaching In The Age Of ‘Trigger Warnings’

Baylor literature professor Alan Jacobs, who taught at Wheaton for 29 years, …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Idle Words Are The Devil’s Workshop

So says Alan Jacobs, in an essay that ought to be disturbing …

Posted September 3rd, 2013

Babette & Art

Alan Jacobs points out that there’s a meaningful contrast between the lesson …

Posted August 2nd, 2013