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Whose Wife Shall She Be?

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Whose Wife Shall She Be?

Jesus' Astonishing Other Teaching on Marriage by James Ware

Law & Gospel, Constitution & Church

34:1— jan/feb 2021

Law & Gospel, Constitution & Church

by S. M. Hutchens

Fighting for Love

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Fighting for Love

What the World Needs Now It Hardly Knows by Anthony Esolen

Vanier & Bikram

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Vanier & Bikram

A Strange but Illuminating Comparison by Jeremy M. Rios

The Plague Village of Eyam

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Jeremiah Revisited

Rod Dreher's Live Not by Lies: A Manual for Christian Dissidents reviewed by Hans Boersma

conference videos (see all)

October 12, 2018

Pastoring Young Men into Manhood

—Hans Jacobse

October 13, 2016

The Gnostic Revival

How Should the Body of Christ Respond?

—Robert P. George

October 11, 2019

Christian Community as the World's Leaven

—Leah Libresco Sargeant

from the archives on imagination (21 articles)

11.5—September/October 1998

Speaking the Truths Only the Imagination May Grasp

An Essay on Myth &“Real Life” by Stratford Caldecott

18.4—May 2005

Of Weeds & Fairy Tales

The Idylls, Idols & Devils That Corrupt the Moral Imagination by Vigen Guroian

from the archives on family (80 articles)

33.3—May/June 2020

Maternity as Theophany

Maternal Body: A Theology of Incarnation from the Christian East by Carrie Frederick Frost
Fertile Ground: A Pilgrimage Through Pregnancy by Laura S. Jansson by Agnes R. Howard

28.2—March/April 2015

As Goes Sweden

Neo-Pagan Family Policies Doom Any Recovery by Allan C. Carlson

32.4—July/August 2019

An Alien Warfare

Today's Culture Wars Are Both Ancient & Modern by Allan C. Carlson

current columns


by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

34.1 — January/February 2021

Forget Me Not

33.6 — November/December 2020

The Bridegroom Cometh

33.5 — September/October 2020

United at the Cross

(See all)

From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

34.1 — January/February 2021

Lingering in Lübeck

33.6 — November/December 2020

Resting in Love's Quiet Watch

33.5 — September/October 2020

With a Merry Noise

(See all)

A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

34.1 — January/February 2021

Thomas Cole's Falls of the Kaaterskill

33.6 — November/December 2020

Benjamin West's The Nativity

(See all)

First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

34.1 — January/February 2021

Saints, Leprechauns & Bagpipes

33.5 — September/October 2020

Animals & More from England

33.3 — May/June 2020

On England

(See all)

Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

34.1 — January/February 2021

Law and Gospel, Constitution and Church

33.6 — November/December 2020

Paying for College

33.5 — September/October 2020

Complexity & Judgment

(See all)

As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

34.1 — January/February 2021

Creation & Freedom

33.6 — November/December 2020

The Second Generation

33.5 — September/October 2020

Two Views of Persia

(See all)

past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

18.10 — December 2005

Ivan Illich's Deschooling Society

(See all)

The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

19.8 — October 2006

Two Men & a Maybe

20.2 — March 2007

Prime Removers

(See all)

The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

15.7 — September 2002

Disaster Canada

15.6 — July/August 2002

Love for the Fatherland

(See all)

Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

13.4 — May 2000

Ecclesiastical Math

16.4 — May 2003

Culture Shock

16.2 — March 2003

Unmoored Sticks

(See all)


by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

22.8 — November/December 2009

Remains of the Swedes

An Interview with Bishop Göran Beijer of the Mission Province of the Church of Sweden

27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Activist for Life

An Interview with Joseph M. Scheidler

15.3 — April 2002

Shepherd Under Fire

An Interview with Bishop Bullen Dolli of Sudan

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book reviews

32.6 — November/December, 2019

Strategic Christians
The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis by Alan Jacobs
A review by Jesse Russell

32.2 — March/April, 2019

The Aura of Science
Flight from the Absolute: Cynical Observations on the Postmodern West, Volume II by Paul Gosselin
A review by Louis Markos

32.6 — November/December, 2019

Stargazers' Log
Chronicling the Golden Age of Astronomy: A History of Visual Observing from Harriot to Moore by Neil English
A review by Guillermo Gonzalez

32.2 — March/April, 2019

Deeper Magic: The Theology Behind the Writings of C. S. Lewis by Donald T. Williams
A review by S. M. Hutchens

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