18.10—December 2005


Unadulterated Words

Justly Praising the Great
& the Mediocre

by David Mills


Book Returns
Untenured Radical
by Graeme Hunter

As It Is Written...
Creation & Christ
by Patrick Henry Reardon

A Crucial Unity
The Grim Realities of Ecumenism Today
by Raymond J. Keating

Dogma Bites Man
On the New & Biased Research Linking Faith & Social Ills
by George H. Gallup, Jr.

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A Catholic Grief Observed
How the Loss of a Loved One Is an Unexpected Gain
by David Paul Deavel

Pilgrim Johnson

The Author of the 250-Year-Old Dictionary Was a True Man of the Word
by Ian Hunter

The Gay Invention

Homosexuality Is a Linguistic as Well as a Moral Error
by R. V. Young


Yes, Aquinas,
There Is a Santa Claus

Nathan Schlueter on a Disputation in the Scholastic Tradition

A Mighty Child
Anthony Esolen on an Apostle’s Encounter with the Son’s Children

Interrogatory Prayer
Bill Gnade on the Questions We Don’t Ask

Real Hard Cash

Russell D. Moore on the Path of the Man in Black

Just As He Was
Mark D. Linville on Why Johnny Cash Sang from His Mother’s Hymn Book

book reviews

Moloch’s Clerics
Sacred Work by Tom Davis
A review by Anne Barbeau Gardiner

Courtly Culture War
Evening In The Palace Of Reason
by James R. Gaines
A review by Timothy A. Smith

Irenic Encounters
Three Views on Eastern Orthodoxy and Evangelicalism
edited by James Stamoolis
A review by Warren Farha

Social Gospel Apostle
The Kingdom Is
Always but Coming
by Christopher H. Evans
A review by Eric Miller

Dicey Theodicy
The Problem of Evil and the Problem of God
by D. Z. Phillips
A review by Graeme Hunter


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