The Poverty of Liberal Economics

By |2018-11-23T21:31:19-05:00May 8th, 2016|Categories: Christianity, David L. Schindler, Economics, Free Markets, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Second Spring, Timeless Essays|

Today’s offering in our Timeless Essay series affords readers the opportunity to join Adrian Walker as he explores the incompatibility of liberal economics and Christianity. —W. Winston Elliott III, Publisher The poor, Jesus famously said, will always be with us. Jesus’ followers have often been accused of misusing these words of their Master as an [...]

Superheroes Do Exist: #CapForStrat

By |2016-02-14T16:04:43-05:00June 14th, 2014|Categories: Bradley J. Birzer, Second Spring, Stratford Caldecott|

A quiet but tenacious scholar and gentleman, Oxford’s Stratford Caldecott has spent his life as an editor and writer, a promoter of everything and every and any one who seeks in this rather fallen world to discover the eternal good, the true, and the beautiful. For decades, through his own writings, through his excellent [...]

The Poverty of Liberal Economics

By |2016-08-12T06:45:29-05:00September 9th, 2013|Categories: Christianity, Communio, Economics, Featured, Free Markets, Second Spring|Tags: |

The poor, Jesus famously said, will always be with us. Jesus’ followers have often been accused of misusing these words of their Master as an excuse to ignore the systemic causes of poverty. Christians, the charge runs, have preached private benevolence as a substitute for the more arduous, and more courageous, task of fighting [...]