Category Archives: New Morality

Courtly Love: The origins of cuckchivalry.

I’ve been reading The Allegory of Love by C.S. Lewis, about the medieval idea of “courtly love”.  Lewis sums up the concept as (emphasis mine): The sentiment, of course, is love, but love of a highly specialized sort, whose characteristics … Continue reading

Posted in C.S. Lewis, Crossdressing Theology, New Morality, Romantic Love, Traditional Conservatives, Wife worship | 194 Comments

Rubbing body parts together.

Deti noted in the comments of the last post that there is a deep aversion in modern Christians to the idea that both spouses (not just husbands) owe sex to each other, as outlined in 1 Cor 7. Pastors and … Continue reading

Posted in Marriage, Albert Mohler, Romantic Love, New Morality, Book of Oprah, Frigidity, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship, Dr. Russell Moore | 103 Comments

Angelina can’t keep a man.

It has been interesting to watch the tabloids switching from cheerleading Angelina Jolie for her empowering decision to divorce Brad Pitt, to seeing her as destroying the lives of her children.  There are a number of factors which explain this, … Continue reading

Posted in Can't keep a man, New Morality, NY Mag, selling divorce, Serial Monogamy, Status of marriage, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists | 126 Comments

Tempting wives to stay married.

In God hates divorce? Pastor Sam Powell worries that some readers may suspect he is soft on divorce: This article is a little more technical than I usually write. There is a reason for it. I am fully aware that … Continue reading

Posted in Beautiful truth, Church Apathy About Divorce, Divorce, New Morality, Pastor Sam Powell, Rebellion, selling divorce | 277 Comments

Do as you please with their wives, so long as you respect her in the morning.

It has been telling that Republican outrage over the audio of Trump describing his attempt to cuckold other men is almost entirely focused on the fact that Trump spoke crudely in describing the way women threw themselves at him.  Cuckoldry … Continue reading

Posted in Cartoonish Chivalry, Disrespecting Respectability, Donald Trump, New Morality, The Real Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, You can't make this stuff up | 126 Comments