Your World

Frederica Mathewes-Green

Frederica Mathewes-Green is the author of several books and has been a commentator for National Public Radio, National Review, and other media outlets. Her books include The Jesus Prayer and Facing East: A Pilgrim's Journey into the Mysteries of Orthodoxy. Mathewes-Green's podcast "Frederica Here and Now" is carried on Ancient Faith Radio. Her column, "Your World," ran from 1998 to 2000.

Your World: Unrighteous IndignationSubscriber Access Only
Righteous anger is often a mask for mere self-righteousness.
Your World: A Clear and Present IdentitySubscriber Access Only
Be not bewildered by the cultural chatter telling you who you are.
Your World: Every Day is Casual FridaySubscriber Access Only
Anxiety hangs over a culture when adults act like children.
Your World:Sex and SaintsSubscriber Access Only
A new vocabulary for an oversexualized culture.
Your World:Psalm 23 and All ThatSubscriber Access Only
Foggy childhood memories create Bible bloopers.
The Abortion Debate Is OverSubscriber Access Only
Pro-lifers overestimated the average American's allegiance to logic.
The Thrill of NaughtinessSubscriber Access Only
If South Park opens the door for latent hostility against faith to be ventilated, Christians should brace themselves for a rough time ahead.
Escape from Fantasy IslandSubscriber Access Only
Reality is God's home address.
Men Need Church, TooSubscriber Access Only
The church's nuptial bond was now imagined as me-and-Jesus alone, and as swooning and passionate.
My Spice Girl MomentSubscriber Access Only
Moms in the CrossfireSubscriber Access Only
Moms absorb insanely conflicted messages about what they should or should not do.
Gagging on Shiny, Happy PeopleSubscriber Access Only
Churchy types present the Christian experience as blandly perfect.
Whatever Happened to Middle-Class Hypocrisy?Subscriber Access Only
Sorry, Jimmy Olsen; middle-class morality ain't what it used to be.
I Didn't Mean to be RudeSubscriber Access Only
Many faiths, not just ours, hold quite specific doctrines and stand at firm disagreement with one another.
So I'm Sorry AlreadySubscriber Access Only
What do you say after you say "I'm sorry"?
Don't Blame the Publishers!Subscriber Access Only
Publishers are not forcing shallow books on an unwilling community.
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Love That Will Not Let Go
Love That Will Not Let Go
Mary Magdalene both clung to the risen Christ and went out to bear witness.
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