Month: April 2017

Sermon: Ineffectual Prayers

Editor’s Note: A Sermon by Robert Lewis Dabney. Preached near Mossy Creek, Augusta, Va. May, 1862 to the 44th Va. Regiment. Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask amiss. James 4:3 Brethren, The subject of our ineffectual prayers should be one of lively interest to all of us. There has been, apparently, much asking among us. Often the Sabbath witnesses four formal prayers, in which we all profess to unite our voices and hearts, in a general concert. Many praying circles weekly, or perhaps daily, offer up their social petitions to God with less publicity. Every Christian waits...

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Was Washington A Prophet?

Is Washington also amongst the prophets? We’d better hope not: No People can be bound to acknowledge and adore the invisible hand which conducts the Affairs of men more than the People of the United States… [but] we ought to be no less persuaded that the propitious smiles of Heaven can never be expected on a nation that disregards the eternal rules of order and right, which Heaven itself has ordained… — Washington’s First Inaugural Address, April 30, 1789 Eternal rules of order and right like this one: [F]rom the beginning of creation, God made them male and female....

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Westernize Your Leisure Time

Editor’s Note: We offer another post by our friend, Jaspar Thorsson. A newly married young man, Jaspar is truly a Man of the West. Recently a friend of mine was having a conversation about habits to become more productive and increase his capabilities. He said, “You know, I should take up golf…” and began explaining how golf is productive and why many rich and important people play golf over other hobbies. My train of thought stopped there, though, locking onto the idea of leisure time: Does it negate the whole idea of “leisure time” to have it be productive?...

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And So It Begins

We prayed for peace. We still do. Unfortunately, our enemies refuse to allow for peace. They instigate hatred and violence. When was the last time you heard of anyone on the Hard Right committing an act of offensive violence (as in, not for self defense)? When was the last time that true Americans (those of Western European descent; the Hard Right) rioted in the streets because they were upset about a court ruling or other such thing? Now, just look at the past few years and consider  how often the Left has rioted or inflicted violence. Baltimore. Ferguson.  Berkeley...

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Men of The West seeks to clarify the issues of the day and build a community of like minded men who worship Jesus Christ. To unify them across Christendom to steel them against the barbarians who are either at the gates, or already inside them. We will celebrate, defend, and expand Western Civilization and the values and traditions that created it.

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