Weekly Reads (January 17)
Hello, readers, and happy weekend! Here is a round-up of different religion, theology, and current events articles from our own authors and across the internet.
The following articles do not necessarily reflect the views or mission of Conciliar Post. These articles have been selected based on their prevalence across popular blogs and social media and their relevance to current events. We invite you to engage in friendly and positive discussion about these articles.
If you read a thought-provoking or well-written article that did not make this list, please share the link with us in the comments section.
Laura Norris, “Why the Reformation is About Much More Than Religion”
Jacob Prahlow, “A (Free) College Education for Everyone?”
John Ehrett, “Movie Review: The Interview”
Jeff Reid, “Everyday Warrior”
Chris Smith, “The Bible in the Eastern Orthodox Tradition”
Johanna Byrkett, “Endings are Beginnings”
From Our Authors
Ryan Shinkel, Ethika Politika, “Nietzsche and the Vitality of a Post-Secular Europe”
Jacob Prahlow, Pursuing Veritas, “The Importance of Narrative in the Axial Age”
Around the Internet
Daniel P. Horan, America Magazine, “Merton (Still) Matters”
Wesley Hill, First Things, “The New ‘New Orthodoxy'”
Dylan Pahman, Ethika Politika, “The Monk as Merchant: Economic Wisdom from a Desert Hermit”
George Weigel, First Things, “Owning Our Baptism”
Dwight Longenecker, The Imaginative Conservative, “Myth and Magic in the Mundane: The Old Testament as Fantasy Literature“