articles by James M. Kushiner

34.5 — September/October 2021

God's Ground Zero

on Signs of Mercy & Judgment at the World Trade Center


34.5 — September/October 2021

9/11's Survivor Tree


34.5 — September/October 2021

Conference 2021


34.4 — July/August 2021

Keep It Going


34.3 — May/June 2021

No Joking Matter


34.3 — May/June 2021

Timeless Archives


34.2 — March/April 2021

Firm Members


34.1 — January/February 2021

Thomas Howard, R.I.P.


33.6 — November/December 2020

Spreading Good News This Season


33.5 — September/October 2020

When Mere Is More


33.5 — September/October 2020

More Cancelled for 2020


33.1 — January/February 2020

Phillip E. Johnson


32.6 — November/December 2019

Upstream of Culture

Christian Politics Is Not of This World


32.5 — September/October 2019

The Holiness Option


32.4 — July/August 2019

Oh Boy, It's a Vegan?


32.4 — July/August 2019

From the Editor


32.3 — May/June 2019

The Wrath of God & Abortion


32.3 — May/June 2019

From the Editor


32.1 — January/February 2019

Schools of Impiety

The Diabolical Failure of Leaders in the Present Crises


31.5 — September/October 2018

Taking Liberties

The Secular State Without the Decalogue


31.4 — July/August 2018

The Names of the Christian

Labels & the Ecumenism of Discipleship


31.4 — July/August 2018

From the Editor


31.4 — July/August 2018

In Memoriam, Lawrence D. Jacobs


31.3 — May/June 2018

Laborers for the Harvest

Billy Graham's Legacy Is All Around Us


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Abusive Society

The Far Country of Sexual Rebellion


31.1 — January/February 2018

Transgressing Taboos


31.1 — January/February 2018

Mere Sexuality

Getting Sex Wrong Is a Foundational Error


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

American Gadara

Yes, Virginia, There Is a God


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Reformation & Us


30.2 — March/April 2017

L'affaire Esolen

We Stand in Solidarity & in Good Company


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Infidelity and Fidelity

Keep Calm, Carry On, Even If It Is "Satan's Hour"


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

A Necessary Anniversary

The Contemporary & the Timeless Intersect for 30 Years


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Thirty Years' Warfare

When Publishing Remains Necessary


29.2 — March/April 2016

The Only Lord We Know

On the Confession of the One True God


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

The Gospel Out of Egypt

Bishop Angaelos of the Coptic Orthodox Church


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Activist for Life

An Interview with Joseph M. Scheidler


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

No We Can't

The Delusions of Backing the Abortion Regime


25.4 — July/August 2012

Changed Agents

Without Conversion We Labor in Vain


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Centurion

Prison Fellowship Founder Charles Colson's Final Mission for Christian Faith & Culture


25.3 — May/June 2012

If They Perish

The Missing Piece of the Middle East


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Ecumenical Orthodoxy

Touchstone’s 25 Years of Common Witness


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

The Suffering Church

Mere Christianity Is Fundamentally Cruciform


23.1 — January/February 2010

Where We Stand

The Manhattan Declaration Draws a Line at a Front Already There


22.5 — June 2009

Mere Economics

The Dollars & Sense of Publishing


21.9 — November 2008

Tired of Life?

Or It Seems Less Like a Garment Now


20.4 — May 2007

All God’s Children


19.8 — October 2006

Christians All Together


19.7 — September 2006

Terror & the Last Enemy

9/11 & the Way of the Cross


18.3 — April 2005

Freedom & Repentance


17.8 — October 2004

Roundtable with a President


17.8 — October 2004

First Things First

On the Two Values that Matter Most


17.7 — September 2004

War Up Close & Personal


17.6 — July/August 2004

Darwin Under Fire

By Design by Larry Witham
Science and Evidence for
Design in the Universe
by Michael J. Behe, William A. Dembski, and Stephen C. Meyer
and 9 others


17.6 — July/August 2004

The Measure of Design

An conversation with William A. Dembski, Phillip E. Johnson, Jed Macosko, Paul Nelson, Edward Sisson, Richard Weikart, and Jonathan Witt About the Past, Present & Future of Darwinism & Design


16.4 — May 2003

The Gay Embrace

Mainliners Stymied on the Matter of Homosexuality


16.3 — April 2003

Voting for Pontius Pilate


15.9 — November 2002

The Gentle Lamb Jesus


15.7 — September 2002

Faithful Gatekeepers


15.5 — June 2002

Berkeley’s Radical

An Interview with Phillip E. Johnson


15.4 — May 2002

Praying with Jesus

on Jabez & the Lord’s Prayer


14.9 — November 2001

A Pilgrim?s View

on September 11 from Another Country


14.6 — July/August 2001

Coming Out of Homosexuality

An Interview with Bob Davies of Exodus International


14.6 — July/August 2001

Mere Christianity Today


14.4 — May 2001

Baylor’s Bastard Child


14.1 — January/February 2001

Woman on A Mission

Elisabeth Elliot on Missions, Youth, Men & Women


13.10 — December 2000

The Gift of Man & Christ


13.9 — November 2000

Dialogue with a Dominican

An Interview with Aidan Nichols, O. P.


13.8 — October 2000

A Feel-Good Sacrament


13.5 — June 2000

Darwin & the New Man


13.1 — January/February 2000

Plausible Ecumenism

An Ecumenical Roundtable Discussion


12.6 — November/December 1999

Backyard Apologetics

An Interview with Charles Colson


12.5 — September/October 1999

The Catholic Angler

An Interview with Thomas Howard


12.2 — March/April 1999

Why Conservatives Can’t Win


10.4 — Fall 1997

Patterns of Faith: Ten Years of Touchstone


10.1 — Winter 1997

Churches for Youth


9.3 — Summer 1996

Let’s Stop Ordaining Politicians


8.4 — Fall 1995

No Cure in Sight?

An Encounter with an Evangelical-Roman Catholic Impasse


8.3 — Summer 1995

The Editors at Rose Hill


8.1 — Winter 1995

Christian Right, In Deed


7.3 — Summer 1994

Promising Men


7.3 — Summer 1994

A Tribute to a Friend


7.2 — Spring 1994

Finding Wisdom in Canada


7.1 — Winter 1994

The Middle East: A Crossroad


6.3 — Summer 1993

The Joy of Conservatism


6.2 — Spring 1993

Desperate Pilgrims


5.4 — Fall 1992

Uncultured Men & Women


5.2 — Spring 1992

Just Another Religion?


4.2 — Special Issue: The Bible 1991

Recovering the Spiritual Sense of the Scriptures

An Interview with Fr. Paul Quay, S.J.


2.1 — Fall 1987

The Evangelical Orthodox


1.2 — Winter 1987

The Christian Fast

A Twentieth Century Reconsideration


1.1 — Fall 1986

James the Just of Jerusalem

Forgotten Saint, Forgotten City



more from the online archives

21.4—May 2008

Attention Deficit

on the Absence That Ritalin Can’t Cure by Bruce D. Woodall

27.6—Nov/Dec 2014

Tales of Forbidden Stereotypes

Real-Life Men & Women & the Tragic Loss of Human Comedy by Anthony Esolen

22.6—July/August 2009

Samurai Bioethics

on a Noble Defense Doomed by Darwinian Materialism by John G. West

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