On history, human nature, and The Matrix.
On Kierkegaard’s “Fear and Trembling.”
A review of “The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America” (2017), by Frances Fitzgerald.
On Hegel, history, and art.
On Trump and historical analogies.
On Job and historical comparisons.
An essay on books, reality, and life.
A review of “Why Study the Past?” by Rowan Williams.
A review of “The Moral Vision of the New Testament” by Richard Hays.
On history and the study of religion.
An historical essay on how Hugo Grotius helped the enlightenment reform Christian apologetics.
An historical essay on how Plutarch helped the enlightenment invent the virtuous atheist.
A review of “Jesus in an Age of Neoliberalism” by James Crossley.
A review of “Atheists: The Origin of the Species” by Nick Spencer.
A review of “Apostles of Reason” by Molly Worthen.
A review of “Confessing History” edited by John Fea et al.
A short essay on “A Secular Age.”
A review of two new books on Christian apologetics.
An essay on the phenomenology of the past.
A brief reflection on the “historiographical operation.”
A review of “A Short History of Atheism” by Gavin Hyman.
A review of “Religion in Human Evolution” by Robert Bellah
A review of “Dilemmas and Connections” by Charles Taylor.
A review of “Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?” by John Fea.
Does diversity only count against religion, or atheism too?
An essay on an article on atheism in “Christianity Today.”