Unshaved Masses

36:3 — may / june 2023

Unshaved Masses

Masculine Christianity R.I.P.?
by Allan C. Carlson

O Taste & See!

36:3 — may / june 2023

O Taste & See!

The Sweetness of Scripture Is Not Just for Beekeeping Monks
by Hans Boersma

Déjà vu All Over Again

36:3 — may / june 2023

Déjà vu All Over Again

J. Douglas Johnson on the Enemies of Humanae Vitae Meeting Again

One Hundred Years in the Unreal City

36:3 — may / june 2023

One Hundred Years in the Unreal City

Christian Prophecy in The Waste Land
by R. V. Young

The Quiet Prophet

36:3 — may / june 2023

The Quiet Prophet

J. Daryl Charles on Benedict XVI: A Protestant Appreciation

conference videos (see all)

Chris Wiley at the Touchstone Conference

October 12, 2018

Make Men Pious Again

—C. R. Wiley

October 14, 2022

The Politics of Nothingness

—Michael Hanby

from the archives on imagination (21 articles)

11.5—September/October 1998

Speaking the Truths Only the Imagination May Grasp

An Essay on Myth & 'Real Life' by Stratford Caldecott

18.4—May 2005

Of Weeds & Fairy Tales

The Idylls, Idols & Devils That Corrupt the Moral Imagination by Vigen Guroian

from the archives on family (95 articles)

32.1—January/February 2019

The Life of Sean

on Down Syndrome & the Lives That Matter by David F. Watson

31.5—September/October 2018

Errands into the Moral Wilderness

Forms of Christian Family Witness & Renewal by Allan C. Carlson

33.2—March/April 2020

Blessed Peacemakers

Encounters with Faith & Forgiveness in Communities of Faith by Nicole M. King

current columns


by Anthony Esolen

on Christian hymns

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

All of Us Sparrows

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

Liberation Poetry

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

The Victorious King

(See all)

From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Neglected Bohemian Treasures

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

A Bohemian Bach?

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Gifts for a Baby King

(See all)

A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

The Paradise Carpet

(See all)

First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Love & Its Attributes

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Books set in Scandinavia

35.5 — Sept/Oct 2022

Those Who Persevere

(See all)

Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Just Like Us

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

The Third Commandment

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Certitude, Contingency & Faith

(See all)

As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Sabbath Grain

36.2 — Mar/Apr 2023

Loving Our Enemies

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Assessing Jotham

(See all)

past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

18.7 — September 2005

Harvey Cox's The Secular City

19.1 — January/February 2006

Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique

(See all)

The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

20.1 — January/February 2007

Harvard's End

22.8 — November/December 2009

Content with Truth

(See all)

Contours of Culture

by Ken Myers

on books & the spirit of the age

23.5 — September/October 2010

The Abolition of Man by C. S. Lewis

(See all)

The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

16.5 — June 2003

Naples & New Towns

16.1 — January/February 2003

Man Is a Wolf to Man

(See all)

Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

15.3 — April 2002

A Seal on the Wax

17.3 — April 2004

The Lost Art of Mercy

17.2 — March 2004

Breaking Teeth

(See all)


by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

26.3 — May/June 2013

Whispers of Doom

Jonathan V. Last on Faith, Hope & the Coming Population Implosion

13.1 — January/February 2000

A Double Take on Early Christianity

An Interview with Rodney Stark

24.2 — March/April 2011

Courage & Conversion

An Interview with Hadley Arkes

(See all)

book reviews

35.3 — May/Jun, 2022

What Is Memory For?
Christopher Dawson: A Cultural Mind in the Age of the Great War by Joseph T. Stuart
A review by James E. Person, Jr.

35.5 — Sept/Oct, 2022

Capturing Audiences
C. S. Lewis and the Craft of Communication by Steven Beebe
A review by Arthur W. Hunt III

35.6 — Nov/Dec, 2022

The Last Cavalier Poet
Lionel Johnson: Poetry and Prose edited by Robert Asch
A review by André Gushurst-Moore

35.2 — Mar/Apr, 2022

Progressively Stoic
Stoicism and the Western Political Tradition by Lisa Hill and Eden Blazejak
A review by Max Longley

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