R.R. Reno is editor of First Things.
The shortest route to the advantages of wealth is to want what you have.Continue Reading »
The world’s favorite way to curse is to praise.Continue Reading »
The postmodern vision of peace: If nothing is worth fighting for, then nobody will fight.Continue Reading »
Karl Barth sometimes tempts me to imagine that I’m talking about God when I’m talking about theology in a loud voice.Continue Reading »
Strange times: We diet to narrow our waists, but we think our sexual desires fixed and unalterable.Continue Reading »
The cultural revolution of the Sixties was brewing in the Fifties. Bourgeois hypocrisy was no longer sincere. Discrete winks were on their way to head shaking nods.Continue Reading »
Let’s not kid ourselves. Vices leave lasting scars. Repentance cauterizes; it does not erase.Continue Reading »