23.5—September/October 2010


Modest & Bold

by Patrick Henry Reardon


Two Murdered in Pakistan
by Peter Riddell

From Heavenly Harmony

Irrigating Deserts

by Ken Myers

Rock Formation
by Christopher Jackson

As It Is Written...
Royal Enigma
by Patrick Henry Reardon

Civilization in the Balance
An Interview with Michael Nazir-Ali

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No Ado About Something

The Loss of a Christian Understanding of Virginity Is Pure Tragedy
by Eleanor Bourg Donlon

Sanity & Matrimony
Ten Arguments in Defense of Marriage (Part 2 of 2)
by Anthony Esolen

Setting the Record Straight on Episcopal Duties Regarding Pro-Abortion Politicians
by Kenneth D. Whitehead


Hard to Imagine

Robert Hart on John Lennon & the Popularity of Jesus

Father Urban’s Lesson
Thomas W. Jodziewicz on Real Christianity for Losers

Lost in Space

Michael Baruzzini on the Cosmic Home Carl Sagan Couldn’t See

Say It Again
Randall Smith on What Is There to Talk About in Heaven?

book reviews

The Devil Reads Derrida, and Other Essays On the University, the Church, Politics, and the Arts
by James K.A. Smith

A review by Micah Mattix

Beyond the Scrim
The Franklin Trees: A Late-Summer Night’s Dream
by Jonathan Nauman

A review by Thomas Howard

Mystery Tour
Secret Places, Hidden Sanctuaries: Uncovering Mysterious Sights, Symbols, and Societies
by Stephen Klimczuk and Gerald Warner

A review by Elena Maria Vidal


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