Dionysian Power

36:2 — march / april 2023

Dionysian Power

A Positively Medieval Hierarchy
by Hans Boersma

Does The Law Exist?

36:2 — march / april 2023

Does The Law Exist?

Legal Moderns Send the Law Packing
by Thomas E. Lordan

The Unreal Vortex

36:2 — march / april 2023

The Unreal Vortex

Critical Theories & the Rule of Law
by Adam MacLeod

Liberalism in Hindsight

36:2 — march / april 2023

Liberalism in Hindsight

Machen's Christianity and Liberalism Then & Now
by Marcus Johnson

A Divine Fire Escape

36:2 — march / april 2023

A Divine Fire Escape

James M. Kushiner on the Christology of a Smokejumper's Innovation

conference videos (see all)

Chris Wiley at the Touchstone Conference

October 12, 2018

Make Men Pious Again

—C. R. Wiley

October 14, 2022

The Politics of Nothingness

—Michael Hanby

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

11.5—September/October 1998

Speaking the Truths Only the Imagination May Grasp

An Essay on Myth & 'Real Life' by Stratford Caldecott

from the archives on family (95 articles)

32.1—January/February 2019

The Life of Sean

on Down Syndrome & the Lives That Matter by David F. Watson

32.4—July/August 2019

An Alien Warfare

Today's Culture Wars Are Both Ancient & Modern by Allan C. Carlson

33.2—March/April 2020

Christian Pro-Family Governments?

Old & New Lessons from Europe by Allan C. Carlson

current columns


by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

Liberation Poetry

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

The Victorious King

35.6 — Nov/Dec 2022

Triune Home

(See all)

From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

A Bohemian Bach?

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Gifts for a Baby King

35.6 — Nov/Dec 2022

Injunction to Joy

(See all)

A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

(See all)

First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Books set in Scandinavia

35.5 — Sept/Oct 2022

Those Who Persevere

35.3 — May/Jun 2022

China Fiction

(See all)

Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

The Third Commandment

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Certitude, Contingency & Faith

35.6 — Nov/Dec 2022


(See all)

As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

Loving Our Enemies

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Assessing Jotham

35.6 — Nov/Dec 2022

Dominical Dialectics

(See all)

past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

18.10 — December 2005

Ivan Illich's Deschooling Society

(See all)

The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

20.10 — December 2007

Teaching on Purpose

20.2 — March 2007

Prime Removers

16.10 — December 2003

Mothballed Science

(See all)

The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

16.3 — April 2003

Choosing Truth or Power

18.1 — January/February 2005

Empty Spaces of the Word

(See all)

Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

14.4 — May 2001

The Winged Man

13.8 — October 2000

The Sin of Self-Esteem

(See all)


by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

14.6 — July/August 2001

Coming Out of Homosexuality

An Interview with Bob Davies of Exodus International

12.2 — March/April 1999

A Novelist Looks at Faith & Fiction

An Interview with Susan Howatch

16.10 — December 2003

Violence & the Lamb Slain

An Interview with Rene Girard

(See all)

book reviews

35.5 — Sept/Oct, 2022

A Reclamation
In Defense of the True, the Good, and the Beautiful: On the Loss of Transcendence and the Decline of the West by Jordan Cooper
A review by Samuel G. Parkison

35.4 — Jul/Aug, 2022

A Pastor & a Poet
David's Crown: Sounding the Psalms by Malcolm Guite
A review by Thomas Banks

35.5 — Sept/Oct, 2022

A Tale Told by an Idiot
The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare edited by Jan H. Blits
A review by R. V. Young

35.4 — Jul/Aug, 2022

Papist Patriots
Our Dear-Bought Liberty: Catholics and Religious Toleration in Early America by Michael D. Breidenbach
A review by Thomas W. Jodziewicz

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