Christianity and masculinity


The sexual nature of women

One thing I’ve been mulling over recently is womens’ addiction to bad boys. The first theory that is prominent to me is that women are attracted to masculinity. Unfortunately, given the current social climate, bad boys display a lot more … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Feb. 12, 2018, 8:12 p.m.

Sexual polarity, civilization and our myopic view

Seriouslypleasedropit has good post over at Calculated Bravery on some thoughts on sexual polarity. Started writing out a comment, but it got somewhat long so I figured I’d post about it since it’s good. I went a bit off topic … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Feb. 9, 2018, 3:31 a.m.

The issue with Leadership is Trust

Dalrock and Cane have had quite a few good posts recently about the nature of leadership. Dalrock’s Leading is serving Cane’s post on Temptations to husbands and wives from Genesis Dalrock’s Self inflicted reframe about foot washing I wrote a … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Feb. 4, 2018, 4:46 a.m.

There is nothing new under the sun Christian denominations

I was reflecting a bit on Ecclesiastes “there is nothing new under the sun” and the various faith traditions. Ecclesiastes 1:8 All things are wearisome; Man is not able to tell it. The eye is not satisfied with seeing, Nor … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Feb. 1, 2018, 8:47 a.m.

Remarriage analysis in context with marriage rates and spinsterhood

I’ve been looking over the remarriage rates in context with the previous post on marriage rates and spinsterhood. Interestingly, the Pew research has these stats for remarriage: This is more interesting when you bring into the responses to the surveys. … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 22, 2018, 10:53 p.m.

Marriage rates and end game spinster predictions

Previous reddit post on statistics. I know Dalrock has covered it too a while back when it came out. For men: https://datawrapper.dwcdn.net/AjCBx/1/ Bentley article on predictions. Here are the interesting excerpts. Today an unprecedented portion of millennials will remain unmarried … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 17, 2018, 10:02 p.m.

Divorce rates have not really dropped

An NYT article claims that divorce rates have dropped. Here’s the chart: Overall, the “rates” don’t really look to be dropping much at all because they are pretty much all on similar trajectories. There’s also no real “spike” for the … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 16, 2018, 8:54 p.m.

Digit ratio redux

Info from a recent Dalrock post actually found a pubmed article on Feminist activist women are masculinized in terms of digit-ratio and social dominance: a possible explanation for the feminist paradox. As I noted in the previous digit ratio post, … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 11, 2018, 5:06 p.m.

Review of vetting, virgins and new info on virginity pledges

I’m reviewing some of this for the book, plus some newer information. First, revisiting vetting. I’m going to eliminate as much commentary as I can, as this review is going to be very long. Let’s look at one example we … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 7, 2018, 9:38 p.m.

The great divide

Gunner’s post on the great divide: Of all the divisions and disagreements I’ve seen over the last decade in the Manosphere, the biggest is one that is rarely mentioned: the guys who’ve hit rock bottom and the guys who haven’t. … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Jan. 4, 2018, 11:38 p.m.

Digit ratio or 2D 4D ratio

A few commenters mentioned over on Dalrock’s recent post about the masculine finger ratio that the woman has. It is always the little unintentional details that give away the bigger picture. I looked at her blog and towards the bottom … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 30, 2017, 8:37 p.m.

The deadbeat deception

Scott commented on Dalrock’s post: Always remember the problem the Duluth model was created to solve was violent, abusive, controlling, deadbeat dads. One thing I’ve been mulling over recently is the question: is there such a thing as a deadbeat … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 21, 2017, 11:08 p.m.

The masculinity myth: the real reason why men don’t go to church

A reader writes in asking about this article: the masculinity myth: the real reason why men don’t go to Church. Aside from the fact that this pastor hails from the liberal bastion of Washington State, let’s go through it anyway. … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 20, 2017, 7:28 p.m.

Morally acceptable responses to (impending) divorce

The Question asks on Dalrock’s response to Vox’s immoral response. Vox Day’s point about Roman patricians raises a good question – what are morally acceptable responses by married Christian men to frivorce? Are they allowed to evade the law? Can … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 17, 2017, 7:01 p.m.

Study on what women prefer in mens’ body

Remember all those contrast pictures where women “preferred” some weaker looking male celebrity over a more ripped one? Remember that “trend” of women loving dad bods? Yeah, that ain’t true. https://phys.org/news/2017-12-upper-body-strength-key-factor.html Dr Aaron Sell from the School of Criminology and … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 14, 2017, 7:40 p.m.

Conservatives still don’t get it or don’t want to

A David Masciotra responds to the “toxic masculinity” article on American Conservative. I had my eye on the prettiest girl at the party. We’d met a few months earlier in high school biology. When class had let out one day, … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 9, 2017, 7:11 p.m.

Hypergamy is good

Figured it would be good to have a post this topic as I haven’t done one already and Donal’s thread recently brought it up. Historically, hypergamy — termed in 19th century India — was used to signify marrying up in … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 8, 2017, 2:57 a.m.

“Toxic masculinity”

“Tyler” on Slate writes Men Aren’t Monstrous, but Masculinity Can Be. It’s pretty short, so I’ll just go through the whole thing. While bent over locking up my bike in Chicago a few years ago, I heard the all-too-familiar sound … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Dec. 2, 2017, 5:49 a.m.

On divorce Part 5

This post is a re–re–re-consolidation and simplified explanation of the Scriptures on divorce. Previous discussions include several conversations and much of the same material from On divorce and On divorce Part 2 and On divorce Part 3 and On divorce … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Nov. 20, 2017, 9:57 p.m.

Happy international mens day

Since our culture loves making up days to celebrate, happy international mens day to you all. Of course, you’ll hear virtually nothing about this celebration — compared to “international womens day” which is widely trumpeted on every media outlet — … Continue reading
Christianity and masculinity
Nov. 19, 2017, 8:55 p.m.