Imagine an American president doing this at our nation’s 250th anniversary celebration of its independence from Great Britain. Uganda’s longtime president, Yoweri Museveni, a Christian, made history when, at his nation’s 50th anniversary celebration of its independence from Great Britain, he publicly offered a prayer of national repentance and confession, asking God’s forgiveness for his […]Read More Uganda’s Christian President Shows the World How to ‘Reconstruct’ a Nation
This article appeared in the London Guardian more than three years ago, but it seems to be making the rounds again online among Reformed and conservative readers. At least, that is how I came across it (a Facebook post by John Lofton!). This is good news for those of us on the Calvinist side of […]Read More Calvinist Renaissance in China: Everything’s Coming Up TULIPS!
Well, no sooner was the ink dried (digits uploaded) on Larry Ball’s article in The Aquila Report–about the thriving Christian Reconstructionist movement–than an opposing article appeared–reprinted from the critic’s blog–casting aspersions on Ball’s article and regurgitating some of the same old, misguided notions that critics have had for at least the last 39 years (since 1973) […]Read More And Speaking of Being ‘Maligned and Misrepresented’…
This appeared in The Aquila Report yesterday. It is not what anti-Reconstructionists wanted to hear. But, in the opinion of the writer, a retired PCA teaching pastor, it is the truth. Like the liberty movement now taking shape, this movement will continue to flourish and spread despite the best efforts of the Christian church establishment […]Read More To Paraphrase Mark Twain, ‘The Reports of Christian Reconstructionism’s Death are Greatly Exaggerated!’
On Oct. 26th, Dr. Gary North gave a speech at the 30th anniversary conference of the Ludwig von Mises Institute. The topic he spoke on was “war revisionism’. Specifically, World War II and how the official story as to what prompted America to become involved in the war–an unprovoked, “surprise” attack on the American fleet […]Read More Reconstructing History: Gary North’s Speech on War Revisionism
The Chalcedon Foundation has made a number of R. J. Rushdoony’s books available online for free. Several of them are considered classics in the annals of Christian Reconstruction. The Foundations of Social Order is one of them. It was published in 1968. From the preface he wrote for the third edition, Rushdoony said: Christianity cannot be […]Read More “The Foundations of Social Order: Studies in the Creeds and Councils of the Early Church,” by R. J. Rushdoony