Magazine
Biblical Faith, Medicine, and the State
January-February 2016

Rousas John Rushdoony: A Brief History, Part 1 “I Am Armenian”

By Mark R. Rushdoony

This year marks the centennial of the birth of my father, Rousas John Rushdoony. I thought it appropriate to use the occasion as an appropriate one to describe something of the context of his own history and that of his ministry.

Biblical Faith, Medicine, and the State: Repairing the Breach During the Spreading Epidemic (12)

By Martin G. Selbrede

This is the twelfth in a series of articles about addiction treatment pioneer Dr. Punyamurtula S. Kishore and his ongoing battle with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, which shuttered his fifty-two clinics in late 2011, dramatically increasing the state’s death tolls due to opioid addiction.

Rushdoony and the Comprehensive Law of God Today

By Ian Hodge

With the publication of R.J. Rushdoony’s The Institutes of Biblical Law in 1973, the nature of the debate about God’s law changed. The dramatic change is in the number of the laws that might still be applicable today. When it is said that all the laws of the Old Testament are applicable today, what does that…

Self-Defense from a Biblical Perspective

By Andrea G. Schwartz

The only time I have had a black eye was in 1991 during my second-degree brown belt promotion test in Kenpo Karate. These rights of passage…

By Lee Duigon

How we view the world around us, what we believe, or fear, or hope for, what we think is good or bad, what we desire or detest, love or hate—all of this takes an outward form, which is our culture. And at the same time, as we absorb our culture by taking part in it, the culture influences…

By Lee Duigon

Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book won the highest award you can win for children’s fiction: the John Newbery Medal “for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for…