The Modern State Causes the Problems it Pretends to Fix
Anthony Esolen, Crisis

Pope Leo XIII affirms that a well governed State will promote the material and moral prosperity of its citizens, will honor private property and free association, and will protect the poor from abuse or depredation by the rich.

The Man Who Birthed Evangelicalism
Timothy George, Christianity Today

Carl Henry’s complex legacy, 100 years after his birth.

How abortion became an evangelical issue
R. Albert Mohler, Washington Post

Were America’s evangelical Christians always stalwartly pro-life and opposed to abortion? Sadly, we were not, and the story behind that delay should be on our minds as we ponder the dark anniversary of Roe v. Wade.

Battles are Ugly When Women Fight
Joe Carter, First Things

In response to the news I won’t offer an argument, only a lament. The arguments against allowing women in combat have for decades been made with force and vigor, but to no avail.