The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self | Tim Challies

I am a woman trapped in a mans body. While this is a phrase we have grown accustomed to hearing in recent years, it is a phrase that would have been incomprehensible to those who lived and died just a couple of generations in the past. While it is full of meaning today, it would... Read more

Review: The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self by Carl Trueman

With each passing year, it can seem that cultural developments are only getting worse. The unending creativity and output of Western debauchery is one of its hallmark industries. Live Your Truth and You Do You asininities ensure that critical investigation about the goals of human nature are subjugated beneath the hierarchies of nerve endings and... Read more

Preview: The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self by Carl Trueman

This article is part of the The Crossway Podcast series. An Ever-Changing Quest for Identity Modern culture is obsessed with identity. Since the landmark Obergefell v. Hodges Supreme Court decision in 2015, the topic of sexual identity has dominated both public discourse and cultural trends. Yet no historical phenomenon is its own cause. From Saint... Read more

The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self – The Gospel Coalition

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Collin Hansen: A recent article in New York Magazine included this bombshell, “Roughly 30% of American women under 25 identify as LGBT. For women over 60, that figure is less than 5%.” Now,... Read more

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An Exclusive Deal for Crossway+ Members Starting today and running through November 13, 2020, Crossway+ members receive 40% off The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: Cultural Amnesia, Expressive Individualism, and the Road to Sexual Revolution by Carl Trueman plus free shipping in the contiguous US. In addition, Crossway+ members will receive a free... Read more

From Tears to Triumph – Girlfriends in God – June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020From Tears to TriumphMary SoutherlandTodays TruthNow faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see (Hebrews 11:1, NIV).Friend to FriendI simply could not take it any longer. The list of impossibilities had grown too long. Usually I could make things happen. I could make the difficult... Read more

Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self: And How the Church Can Respond

Historians are the great relativizers of the present. When someone declares that the times in which we live are unprecedented, the task of the historian is to offer a sanctimonious response, by pointing out that, in actual fact, this or that event, action, idea, or pattern of behavior was previously evident in 13th-century Florence or... Read more

The Triumph of Easter: A 6-Day Devotional for Households

[ad_1] This text is a part of the ESV.org Studying Plans collection. Open Gods Phrase with Your Household There isn't any story extra worthy of being retold in our households than the true account of Jesuss life, dying, and resurrection. This week, as tradition celebrates the novelty of Spring, take the time to share once... Read more

Rise and Triumph of the Fashionable Self: And How the Church Can Reply

[ad_1] Historians are the good relativizers of the current. When somebody declares that the occasions by which we stay are unprecedented, the duty of the historian is to supply a sanctimonious response, by stating that, in precise reality, this or that occasion, motion, thought, or sample of habits was beforehand evident in 13th-century Florence or... Read more