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Modest & Bold

On the Gospel & Political Upheavals
by Patrick Henry Reardon



Two Murdered in Pakistan

by Peter Riddell

Contours of Culture

Irrigating Deserts

by Ken Myers


Rock Formation

by Christopher Jackson

As It Is Written...

Royal Enigma

by Patrick Henry Reardon

Civilization in the Balance
An Interview with Michael Nazir-Ali

23.5—September/October 2010


No Ado About Something

The Loss of a Christian Understanding of Virginity Is Pure Tragedy
by Eleanor Bourg Donlon

Sanity & Matrimony

Ten Arguments in Defense of Marriage (Part 2 of 2)
by Anthony Esolen


Setting the Record Straight on Episcopal Duties Regarding Pro-Abortion Politicians
by Kenneth D. Whitehead


Hard to Imagine

Robert Hart on John Lennon & the Popularity of Jesus

Father Urban’s Lesson

Thomas W. Jodziewicz on Real Christianity for Losers

Lost in Space

Michael Baruzzini on the Cosmic Home Carl Sagan Couldn’t See

Say It Again

Randall B. Smith on What Is There to Talk About in Heaven?

book reviews


The Devil Reads Derrida, and Other Essays On the University, the Church, Politics, and the Arts
by James K.A. Smith

A review by Micah Mattix

Beyond the Scrim

The Franklin Trees: A Late-Summer Night’s Dream
by Jonathan Nauman

A review by Thomas Howard

Mystery Tour

Secret Places, Hidden Sanctuaries: Uncovering Mysterious Sights, Symbols, and Societies
by Stephen Klimczuk and Gerald Warner

A review by Elena Maria Vidal


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