A state-enforced sexual establishment parallels the kind of religious establishment dissenters have long sought to dismantle, and for sound reasons.
Cory HigdonSeptember 27, 2022
Christian Realism works to harmonize and reform society through mediating rival interests and leaning into Providence.
Mark TooleySeptember 8, 2022
Though the government cannot make us virtuous, our leaders can challenge us to be better than we often are.
Jeffery Tyler SyckAugust 18, 2022
Washington was not angry, immoderate or impatient. In short, his example is instructive for our own angry, immoderate and impatient times.
Mark TooleyFebruary 22, 2022
Robert G. Morrison reflects on the fall of Afghanistan and the lack of religious freedom there.
Robert MorrisonAugust 25, 2021
The Bible in American Law and Politics: A Reference Guide, by John R. Vile, is a welcomed resource for surveying and exploring the Bible’s contributions to American political and legal cultures.
Daniel L. DreisbachMarch 29, 2021
One flag waving over the rioters at the US Capitol, emblazoned with a tree and the slogan “An Appeal to Heaven,” garnered particular attention as a symbol of so-called “Christian nationalism’s” effort to “take America back for God.”
Brad LittlejohnFebruary 23, 2021
Christian Realism is our theme at Providence, and Christian Realism was the theme of George Washington’s life that America celebrates with today’s federal holiday.
Mark TooleyFebruary 15, 2021
Renewed debates over history reveal the narratives that conservatives and progressives employ to justify or decry American history. One narrative insists on lionizing historical figures, the other on demonizing them—yet both distract from the ongoing pursuit of the American ideals of justice, liberty, and equality.
Grayson LogueSeptember 21, 2020