Campus Descent

Where Higher Ed Meets the Lower Regions
by Anthony Esolen


Mortal Remains
"Dialogue" & the Character of the Republic
by S. M. Hutchens

From Heavenly Harmony
A Mysterious Sense of Rightness
by Ken Myers


Three Trojan Horses

by Alexander F. C. Webster

First Books
American History in Pictures
by Kathie Johnson

Let's Learn the Craft
by Anthony Esolen

A Thousand Words

St. Luke the Evangelist

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

As It Is Written...
Who, Me?
by Patrick Henry Reardon

30.3—May/June 2017


Reclaiming Childhood Through Poetry

Rebuilding Christian Culture Among the Ruins
by Anthony Esolen

The Look of Revelation
Christian Formation in Our Apocalyptic Age
by Peter J. Leithart

Wonderments & Possibilia

An Invitation to Look Outside the Box of Materialism
by Stanley E. Anderson

Not Merely Islam

C. S. Lewis Assesses the Religion of Mohammed
by Jacob Fareed Imam

Therapy in Christ's Name

When Hearts Become Flame: An Eastern Orthodox Approach to the Dia-Logos of Pastoral Counseling (2nd ed.) by Stephen Muse
by Eric L. Johnson


Known Trespassing

Robert Hart on the Misuse of Property Rights to Justify Slavery & Abortion

The Pity & the Pride

Louis Markos on One Difference Between Sins of the Flesh & Sins of the Soul

Professor Faustus
Robert Erle Barham on Modern Education as a Deal with the Devil

Book Reviews

The Slothful Modern
Acedia and Its Discontents: Metaphysical Boredom in an Empire of Desire by R. J. Snell
A review by Matthew Kemp

Worship Becomes Us
Liturgy and Personality by Dietrich von Hildebrand
A review by Dan Sheffler

Domestic Mystique

Eve in Exile and the Restoration of Femininity by Rebekah Merkle
by Kristen Gregory


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