Russell Kirk, Conservatism & Christian Humanism

By |2016-02-12T15:28:25-05:00May 5th, 2013|Categories: Books, Christian Humanism, Christianity, Conservatism, Russell Kirk|Tags: , |

The following is an excerpt from The Common Mind: Politics, Society and Christian Humanism from Thomas More to Russell Kirk by André Gushurst-Moore. All the super-added ideas, furnished from the wardrobe of a moral imagination, which the heart owns, and the understanding ratifies, as necessary to cover the defects of our naked shivering nature, and to raise it [...]

Christian Humanism and The Common Mind

By |2019-07-06T23:20:08-05:00April 8th, 2013|Categories: Books, Bruce Frohnen, Christian Humanism, Christianity, Thomas More|Tags: |

The Common Mind:  Politics, Society and Christian Humanism from Thomas More to Russell Kirk, Andre Gushurst-Moore, Angelico Press, 2013 Andre Gushurst-Moore’s The Common Mind is a fine addition to the Angelico list. As the subtitle indicates, this is a broad-themed book, encompassing politics, society, and religion. But the key is Christian Humanism—the tradition of thought [...]