Tag: history

“Andreas” & the Redemptive Possibilities of the Past ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Paul England In the Old English poem, “Andreas,” the fate of the old giant-work and the fate of the pagans were linked. The pagan stones became the site of a church—not only because of the miraculous flood, but because of the faith of… Continue Reading ““Andreas” & the Redemptive Possibilities of the Past ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

The Tory Tradition ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Michael J. Connolly There is a Tory tradition in America that runs against the grain of establishment Liberalism, embracing home, hearth, community, family, church, nature, and the moral realities of everyday life, and opposed to individualism, unlimited free markets, libertarianism, secularism, and the… Continue Reading “The Tory Tradition ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

The Essence of Conservatism ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Russell Kirk Everything worth conserving is menaced in our generation. Mere unthinking negative opposition to the current of events, clutching in despair at what we still retain, will not suffice in this age. A conservatism of instinct must be reinforced by a conservatism… Continue Reading “The Essence of Conservatism ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

Killing Christopher Columbus ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Andrew Kuiper I can guarantee that we will soon forget the absurd characterization of “KKKolumbus” in the South Bend History Museum. But every time I bring my son to walk through those museum rooms, I will be haunted by the characterization of our… Continue Reading “Killing Christopher Columbus ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

Columbus the Exemplar – The Imaginative Conservative

By Russell Kirk Christopher Columbus offers us the example of those virtues that the old Romans called fortitude and constancy; and the example of those virtues that the early Christians called faith and hope… — Read on theimaginativeconservative.org/2020/10/columbus-exemplar-timeless-russell-kirk.html

Ken Ham Skeptical That Noah’s Ark Has Been Discovered: ‘This Isn’t a New Find’ – Michael Foust

By Michael Foust Christian author and apologist Ken Ham is expressing skepticism about a headline-grabbing claim that the site of Noah’s Ark has been found in Turkey, near the border of Iran.–Christian breaking news commentary. — Read on http://www.christianheadlines.com/contributors/michael-foust/ken-ham-skeptical-that-noahs-ark-has-been-discovered-this-isnt-a-new-find.html

Hail, Christopher Columbus! ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Bradley Birzer The once-radical belief that Christopher Columbus was evil has sadly become mainstream. But Columbus was a brave and tenacious explorer—flawed, of course, like every man—who expanded the knowledge of the Old World, changing it and the New World forever… — Read… Continue Reading “Hail, Christopher Columbus! ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

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