Losing Winsome

36:5 — sept / oct 2023

Losing Winsome

Zephram Foster on Spurning the Idol of Niceness

Eyes Fixed

36:5 — sept / oct 2023

Eyes Fixed

Notes Towards Overcoming Our Spiritual Blindness by Rod Dreher

Toil & Trouble

36:5 — sept / oct 2023

Toil & Trouble

A Brief Account of the Occult at the End of Western Civilization by Allan C. Carlson

Political Currency

36:5 — sept / oct 2023

Political Currency

The Tucker Carlson Episode & the Teaching of Jesus by S. M. Hutchens

Does God Have a Body?

36:5 — sept / oct 2023

Does God Have a Body?

Hans Boersma on Divine Embodiment in Christ & Creation

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 (39 articles)

19.10—December 2006

Enchanting Children

Training Up a Child Requires a Well-Formed Imagination by David Mills

11.5—September/October 1998

Speaking the Truths Only the Imagination May Grasp

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

from the archives on family (103 articles)

23.1—January/February 2010

The Audacity of the State

It’s Bent on Bringing Down the House on the Family & the Church by Douglas Farrow

33.3—May/June 2020

Maternity as Theophany

Maternal Body: A Theology of Incarnation from the Christian East by Carrie Frederick Frost
Fertile Ground: A Pilgrimage Through Pregnancy by Laura S. Jansson by Agnes R. Howard

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

36.5 — Sept/Oct 2023

Our Angelic Defenders

36.4 — Jul/Aug 2023

The Comforter's Fire

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

All of Us Sparrows

(See all)

From Heavenly Harmony

by Ken Myers

on classical music

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Neglected Bohemian Treasures

(See all)

A Thousand Words

by Mary Elizabeth Podles

on works of Christian art

36.4 — Jul/Aug 2023

Old Woman Cutting Her Nails

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

The Paradise Carpet

(See all)

First Books

by Kathie Johnson

on books for children

36.5 — Sept/Oct 2023

Love’s Attributes, Part 2

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Love & Its Attributes

36.1 — Jan/Feb 2023

Books set in Scandinavia

(See all)

Mortal Remains

by S. M. Hutchens

on theology and culture

36.5 — Sept/Oct 2023

Fafner & Fasolt in the Church

36.4 — Jul/Aug 2023

Writing About Protestants

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Just Like Us

(See all)

As It Is Written . . .

by Patrick Henry Reardon

on the bible and theology

36.5 — Sept/Oct 2023

Over to Europe

36.4 — Jul/Aug 2023

Luke & the Revolutionaries

36.3 — May/Jun 2023

Sabbath Grain

(See all)

past columns

Book Returns

by various authors

Touchstone looks back at recent "classics"

19.1 — January/February 2006

Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique

(See all)

The Leading Edge

by Phillip E. Johnson

on intelligent design & culture

20.6 — July/August 2007

They Are A-Changin’

16.6 — July/August 2003

Uncle Tom's Victory

19.8 — October 2006

Two Men & a Maybe

(See all)

The Matter at Hand

by Leon J. Podles

on events of the day

16.5 — June 2003

Naples & New Towns

18.1 — January/February 2005

Empty Spaces of the Word

15.6 — July/August 2002

Love for the Fatherland

(See all)

Practical Christianity

by Thomas S. Buchanan

pondering the Christian life

8.4 — Fall 1995

Moving Mountains

17.4 — May 2004

Nothing Is Sinful

13.9 — November 2000

Petrified Intellects

(See all)


by various authors

Touchstone interviews with persons of interest

27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Activist for Life

An Interview with Joseph M. Scheidler

25.3 — May/Jun 2012

The Centurion

Prison Fellowship Founder Charles Colson's Final Mission for Christian Faith & Culture

15.5 — June 2002

Berkeley’s Radical

An Interview with Phillip E. Johnson

(See all)

book reviews

35.6 — Nov/Dec, 2022

Points of Contact
The Evangelical Theology of the Orthodox Church by Bradley Nassif
A review by Louis Markos

35.1 — January/February, 2022

Crucial Witness
Glory Wrapped in Shame: An Exegetical Study of the Passion Narrative in the Gospel of St. John, Highlighting Its Historical and Theological Insights by Abraham Oommen
A review by John G. Panagiotou

35.5 — Sept/Oct, 2022

A Retrieval
The Unbroken Thread: Discovering the Wisdom of Tradition in an Age of Chaos by Sohrab Ahmari
A review by John M. Vella

35.3 — May/Jun, 2022

Total Immersion
Baptism: A Guide to Life from Death by Peter J. Leithart
A review by Joshua Pauling

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