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The Benedict Option & The Assimilation Apostasy

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

Posted August 22nd, 2014

Will Modern Orthodoxy Make It? Will Any Traditional Religion?

If you ask me, Modern (Jewish) Orthodoxy is the ideal Benedict Option …

Posted August 21st, 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

The Seven Sleepers Revered By Muslims & Christians

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

Posted August 16th, 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

Our Pagan Christian Future?

Thinking in a Catholic context, Maureen Mullarkey ponders whether the fading of …

Posted August 8th, 2014

The Virus Of Poverty Culture

If you haven’t seen Brenda Ann Kenneally’s amazing photographs of poor young …

Posted July 30th, 2014

The Future Of Islam Under American Laïcité

This reader comment from the “Best Church For American Christianity In Exile” …

Posted July 29th, 2014

The Best Church For American Christianity In Exile

Carl Trueman states plainly what many of us American Christians see: that …

Posted July 29th, 2014

What Is ‘Traditional Christianity,’ Anyway?

@davidsess @roddreher @DouthatNYT Arg of next column: we’re living thru trad Xianity’s …

Posted July 24th, 2014

The Hills Are Alive

A friend put me on to a new, one-hour documentary called Desire …

Posted July 23rd, 2014