The Latest

On Integrity

Integrity involves the consistency of our moral beliefs and our behavior. But the necessary content of those beliefs are not up to us.

Role of Church Leaders in Global Affairs - “Let the Leaders Take the Lead,” by John A. Mackay
Role of Church Leaders in Global Affairs

It is not our task, fellow churchmen, to offer programs for the ordering of human life today. It is our function to present to those concerned with the secular order those theological presuppositions which are the indispensable basis of national and international health.

Ep. 60 | Churchill’s Speech and the Descending Iron Curtain - Sinews of Peace - Fulton - Westminister College - Cold War
Ep. 60 | Churchill’s Speech and the Descending Iron Curtain

On March 5, 1946—75 years ago—Winston Churchill delivered the “Sinews of Peace” at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. “Special relationship” to describe US-UK relations and “Iron Curtain” both become household terms after the speech, and some point to this moment as the official start to the Cold War.

Pope’s Visit Offers an Opportunity for Christians in Iraq
Pope Francis’ Visit Offers an Opportunity for Christians in Iraq

Hopefully, Pope Francis’ trip to visit the Christians in Iraq will not only lift their spirits but also inspire change so that they can stay and prosper in their ancient homeland, which would benefit all of Iraq.

Secretary Antony Blinken and the Battle of Ideas

Few have discussed Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s formative early years of public service prior to joining Biden’s staff, years when our paths crossed.

America’s Identity Crisis: A Review of Joshua Mitchell’s American Awakening
America’s Identity Crisis: A Review of Joshua Mitchell’s American Awakening

What if religion wasn’t waning after all? What if, instead, the language and categories of religion—indeed, even religious fervor—simply migrated to a different sphere of American life? In American Awakening, Joshua Mitchell argues that identity politics is ultimately a relocation of religion to the realm of politics.

Venezuela’s Chavismo Disaster

People have to recognize, I think economic gain isn’t everything, and you can lose your democracy.

Marksism – No. 37: Locke and Burke

In this week’s episode, the editors discuss Brad Littlejohn’s article about John Locke and his “appeal to heaven” reference and Mark Tooley’s interview with Allen Guelzo on whether American conservatives should look to Edmund Burke.

A Case for Rebuilding the US Commitment to Refugees
A Case for Rebuilding the US Commitment to Refugees

To renew our national spirit, we must rebuild our refugee resettlement program.

Explore The Latest

2020 Presidential Election (8) Abraham Kuyper (5) Alliances (100) American Exceptionalism (3) American Revolution (6) Anti-Semitism (6) Apologetics (10) Biden Administration (15) Brexit (9) Cancel Culture (1) Catholic Church (34) Chemical Weapons (4) Christian Ethics (376) Christian Realism (200) Christianity & Crisis Archives (63) Civil Religion (10) Civil-Military Relations (13) Cold War (31) Communism (52) Coptic Church (8) Corruption (17) COVID-19 Pandemic (33) Cybersecurity (12) Democracy (264) Deterrence (27) Dictatorship (37) Diplomacy (85) Episcopal Church (2) Evangelical Christians (19) Freedom (9) Freedom of the Press (7) History (63) Holocaust (9) Human Flourishing (31) Human Rights (153) Immigration (24) Integralism (2) Intelligence & Espionage (42) International Religious Liberty (214) Islam (30) Islamic State (ISIS) (108) Just War Tradition (137) Kurds (7) Liberalism (46) Millennial Christians on Nation-States and Patriotism (15) Missile Defense (10) Missions (5) Moral Injury (2) Nationalism and Patriotism (121) Nuclear Weapons (62) Obama Administration (42) Pacifism (20) Peace (114) Political Theology (14) Political Theory (53) Race (1) Refugees (16) Revolutions (5) Russian Orthodox Church (7) Socialism (1) Soft Power (30) Syrian Civil War (30) Technology (4) Terrorism (116) The World in 2020 (4) Theology (47) Trade & Economics (63) Trump Administration (250) United Nations (UN) (6) US Military (32) US State Department (12) Vietnam War (20) War (151) Zionism (8)