US Military

A Faith Vocation: Skills & Opportunities for Peacemaking
A Faith Vocation: Skills and Opportunities for Peacemaking

For young American Christians aspiring to a vocation intersecting faith and public life, a career in peacemaking and statecraft can afford the opportunity to positively influence US national attitudes in this area, if such aspirations are paired with proper training and certain cardinal virtues.

General Almond's Decision at Hungnam
General Almond’s Decision at Hungnam

The South Koreans, including recently elected President Moon Jae-in, have never forgotten General Almond’s decision to rescue refugees from the Communists during the Hungnam evacuation.

A Shield for Faith: The U.S. Military and Religious Freedom
A Shield for Faith: The U.S. Military and Religious Freedom

In a world where might makes right, it is the U.S. military—not international treaties, presidential speeches, UN resolutions, protest marches, Wall Street, or Wal-Mart—that protects us from enemies who would either stamp out all faiths or force submission to one faith.

Once the Shooting Stops: U.S. Military Forces in the Aftermath of War Review of Drawdown: The American Way of Postwar
Once the Shooting Stops: U.S. Military Forces in the Aftermath of War

Drawdown: The American Way of Postwar is a fascinating analysis not of how the U.S. fights wars, but what it does in their aftermath.

Good Friday self-sacrifice
On Golgotha: Self-Donation & American Power

Good Friday has something to say about individual and national service

syria airstrike Assad chemical
The Syrian Airstrike & Sovereign Responsibility

Sovereignty is about more than simply running a country

A President Honors Wounded Veterans: Review of George W. Bush’s Portraits of Courage

President George W. Bush’s Portraits of Courage can help the nation, and especially the Church, better understand wounded warriors.

What You Should Know About Military Drones
What You Should Know About Military Drones

The Trump administration is expected to soon release a new policy that will change the United States’ current approach to drone strikes and other targeted-killing operations in places such as Yemen, Somalia, and Libya.

Explore The Latest

2020 Presidential Election (8) Abraham Kuyper (5) Alliances (132) American Exceptionalism (22) American Revolution (9) Anti-Semitism (18) Apologetics (25) Biden Administration (116) Brexit (11) Cancel Culture (3) Catholic Church (70) character formation (22) Chemical Weapons (4) Christian Ethics (536) Christian Realism (409) Christianity & Crisis Archives (118) Civil Religion (22) Civil-Military Relations (23) Climate Change (6) Cold War (71) Communism (109) Coptic Church (15) Corruption (33) COVID-19 Pandemic (42) Culture (1) Cybersecurity (15) Democracy (368) Deterrence (46) Dictatorship (54) Diplomacy (144) Education (8) Episcopal Church (5) Evangelical Christians (35) Freedom (52) Freedom of the Press (13) Genocide (14) History (236) Holocaust (18) Human Flourishing (55) Human Rights (276) Immigration (29) Integralism (11) Intelligence & Espionage (51) International Religious Liberty (319) Islam (65) Islamic State (ISIS) (120) Just War Tradition (257) Kurds (10) Liberalism (110) Literature (2) Millennial Christians on Nation-States and Patriotism (16) Missile Defense (14) Missions (9) Moral Injury (10) Nationalism and Patriotism (158) Nuclear Weapons (90) Obama Administration (51) Pacifism (35) Peace (148) Political Theology (78) Political Theory (109) Race (10) Refugees (27) Revolutions (13) Russian Orthodox Church (23) Socialism (5) Soft Power (36) Strategy (10) Syrian Civil War (36) Technology (22) Terrorism (157) The World in 2020 (4) Theology (98) Trade & Economics (109) Trump Administration (269) United Nations (UN) (16) US Military (53) US State Department (19) Vietnam War (23) War (228) Zionism (12)