Why Is It Important To Seriously Study History? To ‘Overcome The Inherent Weakness Of Individual Judgment’

One of the earliest political philosophers in the English tradition was John Selden. A recent journal article discussing his contribution to American law and culture points out how well he articulated the importance of studying history in great detail. Selden responds to the claims of universal reason by arguing for a position that can be … Continue reading Why Is It Important To Seriously Study History? To ‘Overcome The Inherent Weakness Of Individual Judgment’

What Christians of All Kinds Can Learn from Advent

This brief article was originally published in our email newsletter. Sign up to receive it free here. This month, along with Redeemer members, our students are observing Advent in our daily chapel services. This has included a greater variety of colors adorning our altar and pastors, and a proliferation of saints' days. While many Christians … Continue reading What Christians of All Kinds Can Learn from Advent

A Seventeenth-Century Englishman Explains Why We Need To Take Studying History Seriously

John Seldon was one of the earliest English political philosophers. A recent journal article discussing his contribution to American law and culture points out how well he articulated the importance of studying history in great detail. Selden responds to the claims of universal reason by arguing for a position that can be called historical empiricism. On … Continue reading A Seventeenth-Century Englishman Explains Why We Need To Take Studying History Seriously