Category Archives: Chivalry

Does romantic love sanctify married sex?

Hence Xystus in his Sentences tells us that “He who too ardently loves his own wife is an adulterer.” It is disgraceful to love another man’s wife at all, or one’s own too much. A wise man ought to love … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Complementarian, Courtly Love, John Milton, New Morality, Non burning bush, Pastor Tim Bayly, Romantic Love, St. Augustine, St. Jerome, Traditional Conservatives | 241 Comments

You’ll have to buy a few dinners on the road to finding your 53 year old dream girl.

As 53 year old never married Wendy Griffith explains in her book on how to find a husband, it is important for women to only date men who are willing to buy them dinner and desert. God wants you to … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Death of courtship, New York Post, Traditional Conservatives, Wendy Griffith | 86 Comments

Don’t confuse entertainment with history.

In the 1999 movie Galaxy Quest aliens come to earth seeking the actors from a Sci Fi TV series to lead them to victory against their enemies.  They had watched the TV show and had mistaken make-believe for “historical documents”. … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Movies | 24 Comments

The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare

I stumbled across this shirt at Ranger Up the other day, and it struck me that the men we are most likely to associate with modern day knights, SEALs, SAS, etc. are distinctively unchivalrous.  That is to say that the … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Military | 59 Comments

She joined the feminist brotherhood.

The Seattle Times has a new article up today about a girl playing high school football:  A battle for respect, then in the trenches: For Newport’s Jenna Martz, football is feminism  Off the bat there is the obligatory territory marking, … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Feminist Territory Marking, Feminists, Football | 93 Comments