Category Archives: Turning a blind eye

Surely they will be reasonable once they see how reasonable *we* are.

Back in 2009 Dr. Wayne Grudem wrote a piece titled Personal Reflections on the History of CBMW and the State of the Gender Debate*. Grudem first became involved with the topic in 1979 after reading an article in Christianity Today … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. Wayne Grudem, Duluth Model, Rebellion, Servant Leader, Social Justice Warriors, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 67 Comments

A very old pattern.

Commenter Moses asks: I want to know “What is behind this?” What forces are shaping a world where women are absolved of all agency in attracting a “man” yet feel entitled to the very best of masculinity? Why do so … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Disrespecting Respectability, Miserliness, Pastor Doug Wilson, Rebellion, The only real man in the room, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship | 116 Comments

An attitude of abundance.

Scott commented on my last post, noting that his blog focused on honoring respectable men runs against the prevailing culture: So far, the response has been positive but with the caveat that speaks to what Damn Crackers is alluding to. … Continue reading

Posted in Dennis Prager, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. John Piper, Instapundit, Manliness, Marriage, Miserliness, The only real man in the room, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 294 Comments

Courtly love is always sexual, even when non physical.

Red Pill Latecomer noted that courtly love is considered pure, in part because it doesn’t involve sex: But as I learned it, the highest form of Courtly Love was chaste. No adultery involved. The Knight would have a pure love … Continue reading

Posted in C.S. Lewis, Chivalry, Feral Females, New Morality, Rationalization Hamster, Romantic Love, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship | 157 Comments

The unexpected challenge to modern Christian orthodoxy.

There is very often an honesty in secular media that is striking when compared with modern Christian teaching.  Rare News reports on the ladies at the view discussing wives withholding sex to punish their husbands for disagreeing with them: “Well, … Continue reading

Posted in Albert Mohler, Attacking headship, Complementarian, Dave and Ann Wilson, Disrespecting Respectability, Donald Trump, Dr. Helen, Dr. Russell Moore, Frigidity, Instapundit, Marriage, Miserliness, Pastor Doug Wilson, The Atlantic, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Weak men screwing feminism up, Whispers, Wife worship | 179 Comments