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Hans Boersma on the Emerging Totalitarianism of the New Biopolitics

Of Myths & Men

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Of Myths & Men

James Lindsay's Search for Love & Meaning Without God by Brian Dunne

Mandelbrot Set

35:3 — may/june 2022

Mandelbrot Set

The Cascading Beauty of Fractals in C. S. Lewis, Scripture & Art by Stanley E. Anderson

What Do I Have That I Did Not Receive?

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True Grit

Anthony Esolen on the Untamed Tongue of a Medieval English Monk

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)

19.10—December 2006

Enchanting Children

Training Up a Child Requires a Well-Formed Imagination by David Mills

10.4—Fall 1997

Lessons from the Nursery

The Catholic Imagination Encounters Bambi by James L. Sauer

from the archives on family (84 articles)

24.4—July/August 2011

Global Power Grab

The Cultural Marxists’ Strategic Assault on Religion, Life & Family by Patrick F. Fagan

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

23.1—January/February 2010

The Audacity of the State

It’s Bent on Bringing Down the House on the Family & the Church by Douglas Farrow

current columns


by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

The Shores Beyond

35.2 — Mar/Apr 2022

Our Love, Crucified

35.1 — January/February 2022

He Is Near

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From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

Beatific Hearing

35.2 — Mar/Apr 2022

Most Highly Favored Lady

35.1 — January/February 2022

"The Everest of Sacred Music"

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A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

35.1 — January/February 2022

Henri Matisse's Chapel of the Rosary, Part 2

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First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

China Fiction

35.2 — Mar/Apr 2022

The Pantheon

35.1 — January/February 2022

Learning About China

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Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

35.3 — May/Jun 2022


35.2 — Mar/Apr 2022

The Spirit of Change

35.1 — January/February 2022

Activities in the Primate House

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As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

Twice as Good

35.2 — Mar/Apr 2022

Job & the High Priest

35.1 — January/February 2022

Esau & Job

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past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

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The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

20.6 — July/August 2007

They Are A-Changin’

22.8 — November/December 2009

Content with Truth

23.6 — November/December 2010

Dogmatic Signs

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Contours of Culture

by Ken Myers

on books & the spirit of the age

27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

George MacDonald & Phantastes

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The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

15.3 — April 2002

The Ring of Terror

18.1 — January/February 2005

Empty Spaces of the Word

15.4 — May 2002

Flying High at Trinity

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Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

14.4 — May 2001

The Winged Man

17.2 — March 2004

Breaking Teeth

8.1 — Winter 1995

Modesty & Modernity

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by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

12.2 — March/April 1999

A Novelist Looks at Faith & Fiction

An Interview with Susan Howatch

13.6 — July/August 2000

Swedish Dissent

Life as an Orthodox Churchman in the Church of Sweden: An interview with Dag Sandahl

23.2 — March/April 2010

Bioethics & Dignity

A Q&A with Gilbert Meilaender

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book reviews

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

32.5 — September/October, 2019

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

32.5 — September/October, 2019

Healing East & West
The Orthodox Reality: Culture, Theology, and Ethics in the Modern World by Vigen Guroian
A review by John G. Panagiotou

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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