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31.1—January/February, 2018

Vikings Under the Son
on Ragnarök, an Extreme Weather Event & the Paths to Conversion by Timothy J. Burbery

30.6—Nov/Dec, 2017

Defensive Lapses
Bearing False Witness: Debunking Centuries of Anti-Catholic History by Rodney Stark by R. V. Young

30.6—Nov/Dec, 2017

Der Fuhrer's God
Hitler's Religion: The Twisted Beliefs That Drove the Third Reich by Richard Weikart by Joe Keysor

30.6—Nov/Dec, 2017

Fatal Instinct
The Thousand-Year Gap in Nietzsche's Education & Our Modern Sickness by Craig Payne

30.5—Sept/Oct, 2017

The Age of Reformations

The Critical History Before, During & After Martin Luther

by James Hitchcock

30.1—Jan/Feb, 2017

But Is He Sure?
The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton by Graeme Hunter

30.1—Jan/Feb, 2017

Manifest Bigotry
Missionaries of Republicanism: A Religious History of the Mexican-American War by John C. Pinheiro by James A. Altena

30.1—Jan/Feb, 2017

Periodical Crossings
The Intersections of Christ, Creed & Culture by Patrick Henry Reardon

29.6—Nov/Dec, 2016

That Big Idea
Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept by Brent Nongbri by Graeme Hunter

29.4—July/August, 2016

• FORUM: Response

A History of Religious Freedom

by James Hitchcock

29.2—March/April, 2016

Family Phases

The History of Family Strength in America May Reveal Good News

by Allan Carlson

28.6—Nov/Dec, 2015

Ferguson Misery

History, Theology & Mythmaking from a Deadly Encounter

by James Hitchcock

28.5—Sept/Oct, 2015

Cambodia's Anti-Exodus

Remembering Angka & the Idolatry of the Khmer Rouge 40 Years Later

by Les Sillars

27.3—May/June, 2014

Not Bunk
Why Study History? Reflecting on the Importance of the Past by John Fea by Graeme Hunter

26.2—Mar/Apr, 2013

All This in Remembrance

The History & Revelation of Anamnesis in Platonic, Jewish & Christian Thought

by Folke T. Olofsson

26.1—Jan/Feb, 2013

The Oslo Syndrome
Peace, They Say: A History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World
by Jay Nordlinger
by Bradley W. Anderson

24.3—May/June, 2011

Like, a Virgin?
on Christian Courtship & the Awkward Question of Sexual History by Russell D. Moore

24.3—May/June, 2011

Ploughboy's Book
The Bible in English: Its History and Influence by David Daniell by Janice Horton

22.5—June, 2009

Petered Out

Keepers of the Keys of Heaven: A History of the Papacy by Roger Collins

by Ryan Sayre Patrico

22.3—April, 2009

Divine Legalities
The Law of God: The Philosophical History of an Idea by Rémi Brague by Michael P. Orsi

21.10—December, 2008

Old Disharmony
Original Sin: A Cultural History by Alan Jacobs by Amanda Shaw

21.6—July/August, 2008

Thirty Years of Light & Glory

The Perils of Providential History

by John Fea

20.10—December, 2007

Passing Customs
on the Family History a Winter Festival Doesn’t Tell by Joanna Bogle

20.9—November, 2007

Making a Killing

A Concise History of Euthanasia
by Ian Dowbiggin
The Modern Art of Dying
by Shai Lavi
The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia
by Neil Gorsuch

by Richard Weikart

20.8—October, 2007

Faith Underground
The Christian Catacombs of Rome: History, Decoration, Inscriptions by Vincenzo Fiocchi Nicolai, Fabrizio Bisconti, by Mike Aquilina

20.1—January/February, 2007

The Fog of Choice
Dispelling the Myths of
Abortion History
by Joseph W. Dellapenna
by Christopher Tollefsen

19.10—December, 2006

Workers of Another World United

A Personal Commemoration of Poland’s Solidarity 25 Years Later

by John Harmon McElroy

19.3—April, 2006

Nostra Scriptura
Whose Bible Is It? A History of the Scriptures Through the Ages
by Jaroslav Pelikan by Patrick Gray

19.1—January/February, 2006

The Family Factors

Lessons from History About the Future of Marriage & Family in the United States

by Allan Carlson

18.5—June, 2005

Freedom's Fighters

on History’s Greatest Force for Liberty & Justice

by Robert P. George

14.3—April, 2001

Darwin in the Dock
A History of Johnson’s Wedge by Stephen C. Meyer

14.6—July/August, 2001

The Transformed Relics of the Fall

on the Fulfillment of History in Christ

by Patrick Henry Reardon

15.3—April, 2002

Dawson Revisited
Christianity and European Culture
edited by Gerald J. Russello
Dynamics of World History
by Christopher Dawson by Patrick Henry Reardon

15.6—July/August, 2002

Things Hidden Since the Beginning of the World

The Shape of Divine Providence & Human History

by James Hitchcock

12.6—November/December, 1999

Covering the Vatican
History of Vatican II
edited by Giuseppe Alberigo
Milestones: Memoirs 1927?1977
by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger by Patrick Henry Reardon

12.2—March/April, 1999

Sitting Still with Christopher Dawson
Eternity in Time:
Christopher Dawson and the
Catholic Idea of History
edited by Stratford Caldecott
and John Morril by Adam Schwartz

1.2—Winter, 1987

The Mystery of Continuity
The Mystery of Continuity: Time and History, Memory and Eternity in the Thought of Saint Augustine by John Thompson

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28.2—March/April 2015

As Goes Sweden

Neo-Pagan Family Policies Doom Any Recovery by Allan Carlson

15.6—July/August 2002

Things Hidden Since the Beginning of the World

The Shape of Divine Providence & Human History by James Hitchcock

28.3—May/June 2015

Of Bicycles, Sex, & Natural Law

Describing Human Ends & Our Limitations Is Neither Futile Nor Unloving by R. V. Young

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