Piety or Patricide

Christians today must avoid using corrosive elements of rebellion in the rebuilding of civilization. Failure…

How to Restore Community and Home

Community-building then is none other than home-building, and home-building is none other than—when understood broadly—love-making,…

Is Capitalism Immoral?

Capitalism and the Industrial Revolution have been demonized as unredeemable evils. The argument is simple:…

Reparations and Ezra 6

Should Christians support reparations for American slavery? Some evangelicals believe so. Some have even attempted…

The Dark Side of Feminism

“The nuclear family must be destroyed…whatever its ultimate meaning, the break-up of families now is…

Judging our Judging

Can we have truth in our value judgments? Is truth relative and subjective? Are judgments…

Feminism in the Church

For 2,000 years, Orthodox Christianity has taught distinct gender roles. These gender responsibilities did not…

What was the Revolution?

The Revolution is essentially an epistemic rebellion against the authority and will of God. This…

Refuting Relativism

Russell Kirk said, “Our twentieth-century world has experienced the hideous consequences of the collapse of…

Is Oikophilia Biblical?

“Love of home” is central to conservative political philosophy. We at the Reformed Conservative contend…

An Aesthetic Apologetic?

Goodness, Truth, and Beauty as transcendental goals worthy of all human pursuit has plagued many…

What is Critical Theory?

Critical theory seeks to obliterate differences of status and power since all differences are purely…

Secularism’s Demise

“Atheism is a strange thing. Even the devils never fell into that vice.” Secularism has…

Neo-Feminism

Instead of saying that Paul was wrong, feminism now claims that Paul’s teachings are misunderstood…

Solution to the Revolution

What is capable of guaranteeing the social order after the great masses have reconsidered its foundations?…

Postmodern Religion

A mind transformed by a Biblical worldview understands the importance of the Reformed doctrines of…

What is Secularism?

Secularism is reductionistic. It is the rejection of the transcendent. If we cannot explain the…
Joseph Wright of Derby, A Philosopher Giving A Lecture at the Orrery, c. 1765

Remembering Groen

Groen van Prinsterer: the reformed scholar, statesman, and author who battled for ideas and stood…

What is Republicanism?

What binds republicanism to conservatism and reformed protestantism and what can republicanism offer to benefit…

The Case For Fusionism

Since the early days of the conservative movement, conservatives and libertarians have uneasily coexisted as…

Aborting Abortion

In America today, we call it “abortion.” Should we be calling it something else? Could…

An Empty Quiver

On earth, the only truest wealth is life; a quiver of life. What price can…

Breaking Boundaries

Orthodoxy gave way to “tolerance” as the goal of the church. Liberal factions grew until…

Are Calvinists “Nice?”

Christians mistake difference of etiquette for gracelessness. Does being nice equal love? Should Calvinists sacrifice…

Fault Lines: Book Review

Baucham connects Marxism and Marxist Critical Theory to the issues surrounding discussions and actions related…

The Dawn of Relativism

Walter Isaacson, Einstein’s biographer, explains, “If his theory of relativity produced ripples that unsettled the…

Kant, Piety, and the Dead

What the theologians declared united by God, philosophy’s great men tore asunder. However, by God’s…

6 Fallacies of Liberalism

As unbridled optimism sweeps the nation, there are six fallacies of liberalism that conservatives should…

New Feminist Theology

The new feminism’s theology: “…A feminine society will have its own special potentialities for good…

Statism

Throughout the history of the Christian church, Christianity has always stood over against all forms…

The Death of Chivalry

January 13, 2012, is a harsh reminder that genders need to be well-defined. That day,…

Art War

In the realm of art, the focus of the Romantics did not glorify objects, but…

Authority and Sovereignty

Abraham Kuyper presents a system that rejects popular sovereignty. His solution is called, “sphere sovereignty.”…

Pseudo-Conservatism

We reject two kinds of false conservatism. Only a Biblical conservatism shall benefit society through…