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Image-Bearers for God

32:5 — september/october 2019

Feral Sexuality

Anthony Esolen on the Inhuman Transformation of Transgenderism by Anthony Esolen

To Spread His Glory

32:5— september/october 2019

Make Men Pious Again

2018 Conference Talk by C. R. Wiley

Editing Jesus

32:5 — september/october 2019

Must Say No

Joshua Steely on When Christians Can't Compromise

Theodicies & Messy Desks

32:5 — september/october 2019

Abortion Angst

The Precarious State of Germany's Pro-life Law by John D. Martin

Korean Golgotha

32:5 — september/october 2019

Newman's Grammar, Lewis's Assent

James Como on the Debatable Conversion of C. S. Lewis

2018 conference videos (see all)

October 12, 2018

A Conversation on Patriarchy & Culture

—Robert P. George

October 13, 2018

The Boy Genius

Finding Him Again Through the Patriarchal Group

—Anthony Esolen

October 12, 2018

Manhood Is Not Natural

Why It's in Bad Shape & How to Recover It

—Glenn T. Stanton

from the archives on history (76 articles)

31.1—January/February 2018

Vikings Under the Son

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

15.6—July/August 2002

Things Hidden Since the Beginning of the World

The Shape of Divine Providence & Human History by James Hitchcock

from the archives on culture (112 articles)

30.6—Nov/Dec 2017

The Greatness Commission

Christ, Individualism & the Meaning of Cultural Diversity by Anthony Esolen

31.6—November/December 2018

Virtue Gone Mad

Victimhood Culture Scapegoats Its Very Source by Michael P. Foley

22.3—April 2009

Wasted by Watching

Neil Postman's Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business by J. Daryl Charles

from the archives on imagination (20 articles)

10.4—Fall 1997

Lessons from the Nursery

The Catholic Imagination Encounters Bambi by James L. Sauer

18.4—May 2005

Of Weeds & Fairy Tales

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



by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

32.5 — September/October 2019

Washed in the Blood

32.4 — July/August 2019

His Sweet Name

32.3 — May/June 2019

Light of Light

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From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

32.5 — September/October 2019

Charles Villiers Stanford's Gifts

32.4 — July/August 2019

Not Just a One-Hit Wonder

32.3 — May/June 2019

A Recovered Beauty

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A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

32.5 — September/October 2019

Piero della Francesca's The Baptism of Christ

32.4 — July/August 2019

Rembrandt's The Denial of Peter

32.3 — May/June 2019

The Alfred Jewel

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First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

32.5 — September/October 2019

Enhancing Music Appreciation

32.3 — May/June 2019

South of the U.S.

32.1 — January/February 2019

Fictional Art Books

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Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

32.5 — September/October 2019

Some Words on the Church

32.4 — July/August 2019


32.3 — May/June 2019

Still At It, with Good Help

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As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

32.5 — September/October 2019

Peter's Sword

32.4 — July/August 2019

The Monotheism of the Gospel

32.3 — May/June 2019

Anointed to Fulfill

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book reviews

32.2 — March/April, 2019

Wake-Up Call
The Apocalypse: Warning, Hope & Consolation by Michael D. O'Brien—A review by Jeffrey Wald

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

32.5 — September/October, 2019

A Dual Estrangement
Between Two Millstones: Sketches of Exile, 1974-1978 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn—A review by James A. Altena

32.4 — July/August, 2019

Novel Conversion
Evolution of Desire: A Life of René Girard by Cynthia L. Haven—A review by David K. Anderson

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