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Whose Wife Shall She Be?

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Whose Wife Shall She Be?

Jesus' Astonishing Other Teaching on Marriage by James Ware

Law & Gospel, Constitution & Church

34:1— jan/feb 2021

Law & Gospel, Constitution & Church

by S. M. Hutchens

Fighting for Love

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Fighting for Love

What the World Needs Now It Hardly Knows by Anthony Esolen

Vanier & Bikram

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Vanier & Bikram

A Strange but Illuminating Comparison by Jeremy M. Rios

The Plague Village of Eyam

34:1 — jan/feb 2021

Jeremiah Revisited

Rod Dreher's Live Not by Lies: A Manual for Christian Dissidents reviewed by Hans Boersma

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)

18.4—May 2005

Of Weeds & Fairy Tales

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

19.10—December 2006

Enchanting Children

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

from the archives on family (80 articles)

30.1—Jan/Feb 2017

Family Matters

Domestic Altars & Godly Offspring by Allan C. Carlson

31.5—September/October 2018

Errands into the Moral Wilderness

Forms of Christian Family Witness & Renewal by Allan C. Carlson

24.4—July/August 2011

Global Power Grab

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

current columns


by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

34.1 — January/February 2021

Forget Me Not

33.6 — November/December 2020

The Bridegroom Cometh

33.5 — September/October 2020

United at the Cross

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From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

34.1 — January/February 2021

Lingering in Lübeck

33.6 — November/December 2020

Resting in Love's Quiet Watch

33.5 — September/October 2020

With a Merry Noise

(See all)

A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

34.1 — January/February 2021

Thomas Cole's Falls of the Kaaterskill

33.6 — November/December 2020

Benjamin West's The Nativity

(See all)

First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

34.1 — January/February 2021

Saints, Leprechauns & Bagpipes

33.5 — September/October 2020

Animals & More from England

33.3 — May/June 2020

On England

(See all)

Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

34.1 — January/February 2021

Law and Gospel, Constitution and Church

33.6 — November/December 2020

Paying for College

33.5 — September/October 2020

Complexity & Judgment

(See all)

As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

34.1 — January/February 2021

Creation & Freedom

33.6 — November/December 2020

The Second Generation

33.5 — September/October 2020

Two Views of Persia

(See all)

past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

18.7 — September 2005

Harvey Cox's The Secular City

(See all)

The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

25.4 — July/August 2012

Out from the Ether

20.1 — January/February 2007

Harvard's End

26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Darwin's Doubt Still Mine

(See all)

The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

15.6 — July/August 2002

Love for the Fatherland

15.3 — April 2002

The Ring of Terror

(See all)

Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

13.10 — December 2000

Holy Things

9.1 — Winter 1996

Dress for Success

(See all)


by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

12.6 — November/December 1999

Backyard Apologetics

An Interview with Charles Colson

12.2 — March/April 1999

A Novelist Looks at Faith & Fiction

An Interview with Susan Howatch

15.10 — December 2002

Pondering Anglican Woes

An Interview with J. I. Packer

(See all)

book reviews

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

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

32.5 — 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

Then They Will Come for Us
Then They Came For Me: Martin Niemöller, The Pastor Who Defied the Nazis by Matthew D. Hockenos
A review by J. Daryl Charles

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