24.4—July/August 2011


An Inconvenient Task

by Patrick Henry Reardon


The Leading Edge

The Pope & Intelligent Science

by Phillip E. Johnson

From Heavenly Harmony

Bobos, but Not Paradise

by Ken Myers


Muddle East

by Peter Riddell

As It Is Written...

The Man of Prayer

by Patrick Henry Reardon

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My Water, His Wine

A Small Life-Comedy in Four Acts
by Ralph C. Wood

Behind the Veil

The Truth We Don’t Know About Fairies, Leprechauns, UFOs, ETs & Other Entities
by Marilyn Prever

Global Power Grab

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


Reformed to Death

Leon J. Podles on the Future of Feminized Liberal Judaism

Stirred by Shakers

C. R. Wiley on the Elegant Errors of a Failed Sect

Godly Hobbits

Lance Nixon on the Pentecostalism of Tolkien’s Inspired Heroes

Mardi Gras For All

Russell D. Moore on Growing Up Baptist Among Bible Belt Catholics

book reviews

God & Freedom

Conservative Foundations of the Liberal Order
by Daniel J. Mahoney
God and the Atlantic
by Thomas Albert Howard
by James Hitchcock

Christ & Culture, II

To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World
by James Davison Hunter

by J. Daryl Charles

Woe Are We

Prodigal Nation: Moral Decline and Divine Punishment from New England to 9/11
by Andrew R. Murphy

by Franklin Freeman

Tudor Makeover

Wolf Hall
by Hilary Mantel

by Kiernan Schroeder


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