Let us All Praise Mormons. And Catholics.

Peter Lawler is right of course to call attention to the connection between the politically worthy habits and dispositions of Mormons and the fundamental beliefs around which Mormon communities build ...

Mitt Romney at BYU: Beyond Politics

Mitt Romney at BYU: Beyond Politics About 20,000 members of the BYU community had the opportunity November 18 to hear from honored alum and twice-unsuccessful presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (I was ...

Rome and the Dynamic of Freedom and Virtue (2)

Continued from my post of November 12 – again much indebted to Pierre Manent’s Metamorphoses of the City. Such a marvelous equilibrium could not be expected to be stable. The truth of human longing could ...

Truth and Pseudogamy

I learned about a remarkable book by a certain Anthony Esolen from Matthew J. Franck in this well-titled post at Public Discourse:  The Beauty of the Country of Marriage. The whole ...