Category Archives: Kendrick Brothers

She’s in love with a bad boy.

Secular historian Callum Brown investigated British Christian literature and found that around 1700 a new narrative appeared, where women were “the angel of the house”.   As he explained in The Death of Christian Britain …women’s spiritual destiny was virtually never portrayed … Continue reading

Posted in Callum Brown, Christian Films, Kendrick Brothers, Movies, Rationalization Hamster, The Death of Christian Britain, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship | 105 Comments

Fathers are jokes.

Father’s Day is a difficult day for modern Christians.  While modern Christians have contempt for fathers 365 days a year, this is the day that makes the contempt for fatherhood most difficult to contain.  For while the feeling of contempt … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Father's Day, Kendrick Brothers, Mom's Night Out, Movies, Traditional Conservatives, War Room | 166 Comments

So common no one notices.

Several commenters have noted that their pastor doesn’t give anti-father sermons on Father’s Day*.  I don’t doubt this, as the church I attend doesn’t do this either.  But the anti-father sermon on a day reserved to honor fathers is just … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Catholic Answers Forum, Christian Films, Courageous, Disrespecting Respectability, Father's Day, Fatherhood, Honor Your Father Today, Kendrick Brothers, Mom's Night Out, Traditional Conservatives, War Room | 45 Comments

A radical Father’s Day proposal.

Several weeks ago I outlined the way modern conservative Christian leaders avoid confronting feminism by pretending that something mysterious has happened to men.  This is something that is easy to prove and yet is a surprisingly well kept secret.  Nearly … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Father's Day, Fatherhood, Honor Your Father Today, Kendrick Brothers, Traditional Conservatives | 147 Comments

The roots of modern Christian wife worship.

In the discussion of Women as responders, commenter Neguy pointed out that the idea that women are naturally good (so long as their husband is loving) goes much further back than 1972: I think you’ll find that the core of … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Callum Brown, Christian Films, Disrespecting Respectability, Kendrick Brothers, Rebellion, The Death of Christian Britain, Theological Crossdressing, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call, Wife worship | 117 Comments