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Posts in category “Benedict Option”

Banning Baptist Billboards In Dallas

Robert Jeffress’s Christian nationalist sermon denounced as ‘divisive’. So what?

Posted June 19th, 2018

In Canada & Ireland, The Religious Are Routed

Gay rights and abortion rights trample religious liberty. Now what?

Posted June 15th, 2018

Blue Urban Evangelicals & The Ben Op

A reader who is one of them says they have trouble rejecting the world

Posted June 15th, 2018

Liberal Media’s Freaky Father’s Day

Celebrating the destruction of fatherhood under liquid modernity’s ideological despotism

Posted June 15th, 2018

Should Conservatives Leave Public Schools?

Heartland high school teacher forced out for rejecting gender ideology. Canary in cultural coal mine is chirping like a klaxon

Posted June 14th, 2018

Great Floods And Mental Dikes

The literal and metaphorical inundations brought by modernity

Posted June 13th, 2018

Saving Liberalism From Liberals

Conservative scholar Vincent Philip Muñoz says the fight is not over. Is he right?

Posted June 12th, 2018

Harry, Hanna, Beaux — And René

A teen throuple, mimesis, and the breaking of the levee

Posted June 11th, 2018

Coming Next: Woke Pederasty

Drag queens as superheroes — the latest landmark in the weimarization of America

Posted June 9th, 2018

Both. The Answer Is Both

Question: Should conservative Christians fight, or retreat?

Posted June 8th, 2018

The Greengrocers Of CrossFit Gyms

Christian gym employees learn the cost of discipleship the hard way

Posted June 6th, 2018

Religious Conservatives’ Hollow Victory

Despite Masterpiece, the cultural and legal fundamentals are against them

Posted June 6th, 2018

Culture Wars: Where Are We Now?

James Davison Hunter on the inevitable progressive victory

Posted May 29th, 2018

Policing The Christian Village

Paige Patterson, Southern Baptists, Catholics, and Christian accountability

Posted May 29th, 2018

An International Christian Confederation

Germany’s Bund Sankt-Michael is leading the way for a Benedict Option future

Posted May 26th, 2018

A Ben Op Blast From Germany

Here’s a short piece published in the German Catholic newspaper Die Tagespost. …

Posted May 26th, 2018

Christianity For Iceberg Time

False confidence, and an inaccurate read of the map, portends disaster

Posted May 26th, 2018