Category Archives: Wife worship

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

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

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 | 191 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

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 Albert Mohler, Book of Oprah, Dr. Russell Moore, Frigidity, Marriage, New Morality, Romantic Love, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship | 101 Comments