Craig Detweiler draws on art history, psychology, and religion to argue that staring at ourselves can be an act of faith.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
National Poetry Month is over, but there's plenty of good poetry to get us through the next 11 months.
Bruce Rogers-Vaughn believes that modern capitalism isn't simply anti-government. It's also anti-human and anti-church.
Michael Brenner shows that contemporary debates have precedents in the origins of the movement.
Biblical images and stories don’t just give us information about Jesus, says Gordon Lathrop. They also give us something more.
School can't simply admit students from diverse backgrounds and expect them to know how to talk to each other.
Catherine Nixey is right: the early Christians were violently destructive. So were the Romans, the Persians, and the plagues that swept across the ancient world.
Both parties advocate freeing individuals to pursue self-interested goals, argues Patrick Deneen. This has fractured society.
What makes a person able to see evil and stand against it without fear?
Leni Zumas's novel makes a political point. More importantly, it cultivates empathy.