Douthat: America Needs St Paul More Than St Benedict Or Constantine

And to the extent that conservative arguments about the culture war seem polarized between Saint Benedict and Constantine, be­tween the mona­stery and the crusade, perhaps the synthesis, the change of fortune, will arrive when God sends America a Saint Paul. Read more»

Ross Douthat, “ The Decline of the Christian Consensus,” National Review (December 3, 2020)


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    R.Scott Clark is the President of the Heidelberg Reformation Association, the author and editor of, and contributor to several books and the author of many articles. He has taught church history and historical theology since 1997 at Westminster Seminary California. He has also taught at Wheaton College, Reformed Theological Seminary, and Concordia University. He has hosted the Heidelblog since 2007.

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