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October 23, 2018
Advice for a Single Woman Who Is Looking for a Masculine Man
I have known a number of unhappy single Christian women over the years. Many of...
July 09, 2018
Do Children Matter?
Today I recommend to you a book for new parents, and maybe not so new...
June 13, 2018
Is This Evangelicalism’s Red-Pill Moment?
Generally speaking, evangelicals believe you can separate form from content. You can take meaning—what I...
May 08, 2018
How Big Is Too Big?
In the original Twilight Zone there is an episode entitled, The Last Night of a...
March 14, 2018
The Family that Votes Together Stays Together
Mrs. William Jefferson Clinton often says more than she means to say. Such was the...
December 07, 2017
Broken Homes, Scientology, Fatherhood, and Writing! (The Chris Craft Show)
What do all these things have in common: broken home, Scientology, fatherhood, and writing? Answer:...
July 14, 2017
How to Make Sure Your Highly Educated Daughter Doesn’t Have to Freeze Her Eggs
You may not like my advice. But if you have better advice, there are a...
July 07, 2017
The Natural Family Lives in Christ
People that hate the traditional family--you know, the natural family, the one instituted through the...
July 05, 2017
Marriage Is the End of the World
There is a deep and unalterable connection between this world and the next. And that...
June 28, 2017
Households Are Religious Institutions
The covenant with Abraham wasn't just a covenant with Abraham, it included all of his...
June 26, 2017
We are not social atoms. Churches must stop pretending we are.
You could say that the modern world reduced things to atoms, and when it came...
June 23, 2017
How do you “make a culture”?
A few years back there was a flash of enthusiasm among people who read books...
June 16, 2017
How Social Security Feeds on Children and Itself
I've been working my way through a marvelous book by my friend Allan C. Carlson...
June 06, 2017
Flannery O’Connor and the Meaning of the World
I've been reading essays from Flannery O'Connor's occasional prose. Since I write fiction, I'm interested...
June 02, 2017
Against the Recreational Household: Part 5, Bringing Productive Property Back Home
Here I am again with yet another ramble. This is the fifth and final one...
May 31, 2017
Against the Recreational Household, Part 4: Signs of Hope
Here I am again with another ramble. This is the fourth in what I hope...
May 25, 2017
Against the Recreational Household, Part 3: What Happened?
Here I am again, with you another of my rambles. This is the third...
May 22, 2017
Against the Recreational Household: Part 2, Cult as Cultivation
Throughout the world, in both the East and the West, households were once religious institutions....
May 18, 2017
Against the Recreational Household, preliminary thoughts, Part 1
Once upon a time the economy lived at home. Households were for work and the...
May 08, 2017
Why I don’t read most books for men written by evangelicals
Most books for men conform to the expectations of the modern world.
April 20, 2017
Re-enchanting Male & Female
We're in a bad way, but we may be coming to the end of it....
April 06, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Infant Baptism
Largely it is axiomatic among libertarians that human institutions are fictions and only individuals are...
March 28, 2017
Man of the House: Why Did I Write It?
I'm pleased to announce that my latest nonfiction book is available for preorder from my...
March 15, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Father Abraham
The spirit of Marcion is with us to the present day. Marcion you may recall...
March 02, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Family as Image of the Covenant
We live in a world where the givens of family life no longer can be...
February 28, 2017
Freedom: I don’t think it means what you think it means
One of the conceptual blocks I ran into as a young convert was the notion...
February 25, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Priestly Fatherhood
Christian family-based religious life is so dissimilar to the practices of biblical patriarchs there are...
February 16, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Corporate Personality
I have long suspected that the real reason American evangelicals are so ignorant about the...
February 14, 2017
Masculinity and the Church (I am interviewed by Radio Free Christendom)
I am pleased to present a podcast of Radio Free Christendom in which I...
February 10, 2017
Theological Foundations of the Family: Carrier of the Covenant
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